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

ALROSA raised its January sales of rough and polished diamonds to more than $318 million

13 february 2012

At the meeting held by ALROSA’s management on February 13 and chaired by Fyodor Andreev, the company’s CEO, the participants discussed the current financial situation and marketing policy issues. This is stated in a press release distributed by ALROSA and received by Rough&Polished.
According to ALROSA, after the trading session in January 2012 it was evident there was a steady increase in demand for rough diamonds as compared to Q4 last year.
The company’s sales of rough and polished diamonds in January reached over $318 million.
In Q1 2012, ALROSA expects to sell $1.123 billion worth of rough and polished diamonds.
In Q1 2011, its sales of diamond goods amounted to $931 million.
Given the positive trend in demand, ALROSA plans to return to the spot market and will hold auctions to sell a wide assortment of rough diamonds in March.