Exclusive diamond timepiece, a charm investment for ever
Independent Swiss manufacturer of luxury watches Raymond Weil is a brand worldwide known for its exclusive gold watches decorated with diamonds. The combination of traditional design with aesthetic elegance, the use of elaborate techniques and various materials, plus the high quality of goods made this watch brand very popular accross the markets of Europe, North and South America, Asia and Oceania. Alexander Laimer, Raymond Weil’s Country Manager for Europe, told us about the latest fashion trends in the watch industry.
Diamcor targets annual output of 250 000 cts at SA diamond project in 3 years
TSX-listed Diamcor Mining, which recently completed expansion upgrades at its Krone-Endora project in South Africa as part of final preparations to commence 24/7 operations, is certain that the future is bright. Company president and chief executive Dean Taylor told Rough & Polished’s African Bureau Editor In Chief, Mathew Nyaungwa that the project was “very unique” due to the nature of the deposit and the low capital expenditure to production. He said Diamcor was currently targeting to reach an output of about 10,000 carats per month within 12 months. Output, Taylor said, was also expected to reach 250,000 carats per annum within a period of three years.
Edahn Golan: 2013 may be better in terms of diamond jewelry sales
IDEX Online is a pioneer trading platform designed to change the way diamond transactions are made putting them on a technologically new footing. Besides, it features a namesake online news agency, IDEX Online, one of the most prominent sources of news and comments on events in the diamond industry. Its long time Editor in Chief Edahn Golan recently launched a new diamond research venture after serving in this quality for 12 years. In his interview with Rough&Polished, he shared his views on some of the problems in the diamond market, including round-tripping in India, rough and polished pricing, Kimberley Process and others.