Gold demand in China to dip 10-15% in Q1 2020

Demand for gold in China is expected to weaken in the first quarter of 2020 as the country’s consumption-led economy grapples with the coronavirus outbreak.

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Angolans witness polishing of Lulo diamonds in Botswana

Angolan officials led by the country’s ambassador to Botswana recently toured Safdico Botswana where diamonds from Lulo Mine are being polished.

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Baselworld 2020 attracts more professionals in the field of technical equipment for the jewelry sector

The Baselworld watch and jewelry exhibition, which will be held from April 30 to May 5, 2020 in Basel, Switzerland, intends to attract a large number of players in the field of technical equipment for the jewelry sector.

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Volgograd to host a jewellery show at the end of February

"JewelerEXPO 2020" jewellery show will open in Volgograd on February 19, 2020.

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Botswana, De Beers to conclude diamond sales negotiations by end of April

Botswana and De Beers are expected to conclude negotiations on the new diamond sales agreement by the end of April.

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Jewelry Now Officially Part of Trump’s Trade War

21 august 2019
(jckonline.com) - President Donald Trump’s decision to impose 10% tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese products on Sept. 1 will mean added costs for products used by U.S. jewelers. The president’s decision, announced via tweet, basically covers all remaining products imported by China that weren’t covered in the first three rounds of tariffs. Included on the list: diamonds; cultured and natural pearls; precious stones, including rubies, emeralds, and sapphires; synthetic precious stones, including diamonds; silver jewelry; gold necklaces and neck chains; religious jewelry; toy jewelry; and more.