Didier Giard: Stiff competition among the diamantaires is one of the factors of the price war

On September 9, 2019, the French Association of Gemmology (l’Association Française de Gemmologie, AFG) held its regular Paris Gemmological Rendez-Vous. Its organizer, Didier Giar, the head of the AFG kindly agreed to answer questions from Rough&Polished...

16 september 2019

“The industry is under some pressure, and as we all know, diamonds are formed under great pressure!”, says Dr Martin Leake

A veteran in the field of precious stones, Dr Martin Leake a doctorate geologist had worked for 22 years with BHP Billiton; and also set up a world-class marketing unit for Grib Diamonds in Antwerp. Later, as an Independent Consultant, Dr Martin Leake...

09 september 2019

May 16-18, 2019. IJK International Jewellery Kobe Kobe

19 february 2019
IJK in Kobe is one of the most important trade fair for jewelery in western Japan. Visitors can see here an extensive selection of jewelry and have the opportunity to be part of a large community of retailers, suppliers and insiders to be in the industry. At the exhibition there is not only jewelery to see but also diamond testers, CAD tools, and state-of-the-art security systems for businesses.
Already for the twenty-third time the IJK International Jewellery Kobe takes place on 3 days from Thur., 16.05.2019 to Sat., 18.05.2019 in Kobe.

Official site: https://www.ijk-fair.jp/en-gb.html