Israel's Diamond Trade Stabilizes in 2018
IDE President Dvash Cautiously Optimistic about 2019

Israel's net polished exports stabilized in 2018, totaling $4.48 billion, according to figures published by the Diamond, Gemstones and Jewelry Administration of the Israeli Ministry of the Economy. Net polished diamond imports totaled $3.04 billion, while net rough diamond exports stood at $2.25 billion, and net rough imports totaled $2.66 billion.For the first time since 2011, in 2018 the Israeli diamond trade stabilized.  more

IEG/VICENZAORO January 2019 presents the news of the most important jewellery brands

More and more jewelry companies await VICENZAORO JANUARY (Vicenza, January 18th – 23rd 2019) as a starting point to present all the latest news and collections to the reference market. First appointment of the year for the jewellery sector, the trade show organized by Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) it is in fact the reference point in Europe and is considered an exclusive launch platform for the new creations of the most important jewellery brands.New collections and precious creations will alternate within the ICON Community, which is entirely dedicated to fine jewellery brands. The community includes Italian and international companies that combines classic design  more

Bonas to Hold an Exceptional Polished Coloured Gem Tender at Jewelry Trade Center

Bonas, one of the world's leading international diamond tender houses, will hold an exceptional polished coloured gem tender from Monday, 18th February to Friday, 22nd February 2019 in Bangkok. The event is being organized with the support of the Asia Gem Center and will take place at the Jewelry Trade Center, 919 Silom Road, Bangkok. It will coincide with February's Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair (BGJF).The tender will present approximately 400 lots featuring yellow sapphire, star blue sapphire, pink sapphire, blue sapphire, star sapphire, ruby, star ruby, emeralds  more

GIA Welcomes New Governor to Board

The Board of Governors of GIA welcomed Samantha F. Ravich, Ph.D., as the newest member of the Institute's governing body during their regularly scheduled meeting following the Oct. 7 to 9 GIA International Gemological Symposium held at GIA's world headquarters in Carlsbad, CA.  more


Tracr™, the end-to-end diamond industry blockchain traceability platform being developed by De Beers Group in collaboration with key industry stakeholders, today announced that Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group ("Chow Tai Fook") has joined the platform's pilot programme. more