African diamond firms on COVID-19 response, recent developments

Rough & Polished recently contacted several diamond producers and exploration companies with operations in Africa to establish how their operations were affected by the Covid-19 pandemic and what they are doing to alleviate the impact. We also sought...

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25 may 2020

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18 may 2020

Keeping global supply chains functioning vital – De Beers

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11 may 2020

Gabon courts foreign investors to grow fledgling diamond sector

Diamond production in Gabon, which has been a member of the Kimberley Diamond Certification Process since 2018, is currently dominated by artisanal miners. The artisanal miners are producing about 300 carats per month, according to Gabon’s director of...

05 may 2020

Jewelry show in Kazan will be held despite the coronavirus pandemic

06 april 2020

Jewelry show in Kazan “JewelerExpo. Kazan” which will be held this year for the 18th time, will take place from June 17 to 21 the Kazan Fair exposition center, according to the official website of the event. 

Image credit: PhotoMIX-Comany (Pixabay)

The exhibition is expected to be visited by more than 150 leaders of jewelry factories, workshops, salons and jewelry stores from 40 cities and regions of Russia, Dagestan, Kazakhstan and Armenia.
Exhibitors will present a wide selection of jewelry - classic mass-produced jewelry and exclusive designer pieces.
During the exhibition, the organisers will hold jewelry shows and special events.
“JewelerExpo. Kazan” will help establish new partnerships with distributors, trading companies, wholesale buyers and end users.

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