GOLDNET.MARKET - “We want and are working to provide business with the opportunity to develop a lot of activity areas”

Today, almost all jewellery companies have their own wholesale websites, online stores, and social media pages. But a year ago, GOLDNET.MARKET, the first jewellery wholesale marketplace appeared in Russia, a new effective tool for the jewellery market...

20 september 2021

Platinum’s rare nature gives it additional value and appeal

Huw Daniel is the CEO of Platinum Guild International, overseeing market development activities in China, Japan, India and the USA, on behalf of the platinum producers of South Africa. Before taking up this role in 2015, Huw ran PGI USA for 12 years...

13 september 2021

Marco Carniello: We want to continue to be the engine boosting the jewellery industry

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is a leader in Italy in the organisation of trade fairs and one of the main operators in the trade fair and conference sector at European level, with structures in Rimini and Vicenza, as well as further sites in...

06 september 2021

There is a significant need for smart and technological financial solutions in the diamond industry

MDPS, the Israeli start-up Fintech company from the Mazalit Group is gearing up to enter the diamond industry soon. Zeev Maimon, the CEO of MDPS is also the Founder / CEO of MAZALIT, a B2B payment platform designed and dedicated to the global diamond...

30 august 2021

The future for synthetics lies in that it has become possible to grow a stone you want and make what you want out of it

Alex Popov, President of the Moscow Diamond Exchange and head of the Âme jewelry brand, which uses lab-grown diamonds to produce jewelry, sat for an interview with Rough&Polished sharing his views on the coexistence of natural and man-made diamonds in...

23 august 2021

Rough diamond sales of ALROSA to reach at least $150M in August

14 august 2009

“The company expects August rough diamond sales to be not less than July figures,” – a source form ALROSA told Interfax agency. Russian diamond mining monopoly returned to diamond market in July this year having sold rough diamonds worth $150M. Most consignments were sold per long-term contracts concluded in Spring 2009. Rough sales to Smolensk-based Kristall and Yakutian polishing enterprises were also resumed, more over, ALROSA got back to the form of auction for diamonds larger than 10.8 carats.
During the first ten days of August ALROSA sold rough diamonds worth $35M at the market. The company expects August diamond sales to be not less compared to July. In general, according to a source from ALROSA, the company retains distribution plan for 2009 at the level of $2.6 billion.