Rubel & Ménasché, French diamantaire
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News from the Diamond Industry
This week, Russian diamond miner Alrosa announced that it had signed a joint venture agreement to explore for diamonds in the Chimanimani area of Zimbabwe.
De Beers has lowered its production forecast for this year, noting that weakness in the diamond trade negatively affected its performance in the second quarter.
Lucara Diamond Corp. announced that the winning submission for the naming of the 1,758 carat diamond.
Sales at Richemont’s jewelry brands increased 10% in the first fiscal quarter, as lower value-added tax and customs duties drove purchases in mainland China, the luxury retailer said Thursday.
LVMH has bought a minority stake in the Stella McCartney brand, a year after the designer’s split with rival luxury conglomerate Kering.
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Amsterdam-based bank ABN Amro sent a letter to some of its diamond clients stating that it will no longer finance rough purchases where there is not “sufficient profitability,” JCK has learned.
The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) has temporarily reduced grading fees for certain smaller diamonds after recording a drop in submissions during the recent industry slump.
Another watch from the archive of films featuring Academy Award winner Marlon Brando will be up for auction this winter.
Forevermark’s new marketing campaign, “I Take You, Until Forever,” which debuts the week of the 8th July, is meant to take an “honest” and “modern” look at love and relationships, said the De Beers–owned brand.