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C. Mahendra Announced Another Polished Diamond Tender

23 july 2012

After a successful polished diamond tender in June, C. Mahendra Exports Ltd., a leading exporter and manufacturer of polished diamonds, is conducting another polished diamond tender at its Mumbai office in July.
According to the company’s statement obtained by Rough&Polished, Mahendra will offer mixed parcels of non-certified diamonds below 1.00 carat in the tender.
The goods can be viewed between July 23 and 26, 2012 at 612, Prasad Chambers, Opera House, Mumbai-400004.
The last date for bidding is July 26 and the tender results will be declared on July 27.
Mahendra Exports stated its intention to hold tenders regularly on monthly basis. The company plans to hold 12 tenders a year.