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Russia and India discussed the possibility of creating cutting facilities in the Far East

20 june 2019

Yury Trutnev, Vice Prime Minister and Presidential Plenipotentiary in Russia’s Far Eastern Federal District held the Indian Investor Day in Mumbai, during which the representatives of the two states discussed cooperation for the development of the diamond-cutting industry in the Far East, Yakutia24 reports.
“In the Far East more than 80% of diamonds are concentrated in the Asia-Pacific region (APR). The resource base, which has no analogues in the Asia-Pacific basin, is located in the Far East, in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia). It was there that the Russian company ALROSA mined 95% of all diamonds in Russia, the company's share in world diamond production is 27%,” the agency quoted Yury Trutnev as saying.
The highlight of the event was a round table on the mining, production and development of the market for natural diamonds, in which Evgeny Agureyev, Director of the United Trading Organization ALROSA, took part.
He noted that the level of supplies of Russian rough diamonds to India is growing, and the country is the main market for ALROSA. The company sold rough diamonds to India for $ 553 million in the first quarter alone, according to the report.
Yury Trutnev suggested that ALROSA reviews its strategies for domestic sales policy and rough exports for processing to the Far East.
In the Far Eastern Federal District at the moment there are two projects with the participation of Indian investors. In Primorye, a diamond cutting project is being carried out by the KGK. Another company is reportedly preparing to launch a cutting center under the name “M. Suresh Vladivostok.

Victoria Quiri, Correspondent of the European Bureau, Rough&Polished, Strasbourg