World Diamond Mark Foundation and Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council, India, to organize World Diamond Conference in Delhi - 'Future of Diamond and Diamond Jewellery Consumer Market'

The World Diamond Mark Foundation (WDMF), in close cooperation with the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), India, will organize an international World Diamond Conference supported by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, in upcoming December, with its heart at the future of diamonds and diamond jewellery in the global luxury consumer market. The conference will be held December 11-12, 2014. The event, which will be attended by representatives of the world's leading mining countries, major diamond producers, diamond and jewellery manufacturers, retailers and industry interest organizations, More


African Leaders Supporting the Zimbabwe Diamond Conference 2014

On the 6th and 7th of November, the Ministry of Mines and Mining Development of Zimbabwe is hosting the Zimbabwe Diamond Conference 2014 in Harare. The conference will focus on “Completing Zimbabwe’s Diamond Potential for the Future”. Several African mines ministers have confirmed their presence at the conference, namely: Hon. Ngoako Ramatlhodi, Minister of Mineral Resources of the Republic of South Africa; Hon. Isak Katali, Minister of Mines and Energy of the Republic of Namibia; Hon.Martin Kabwelulu Labilo, Minister of Mining of the Democratic Republic of Congo,and Eng. Bernardo Campos, Vice Chair of the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme. According to the industry analysts, Africa accounts for 61% of the world’s diamond production by value and 56% by volume (carats). More


Israel Diamond Week - A unique diamond sourcing opportunity on Diamond Dealers Club NY trading floor, November 10-13

The third edition of the Israel Diamond Week in New York, to be held November 10-13, 2014, is the last-stop-station for diamond buyers toward the holiday season, and, in the words of Reuven Kaufman, President of the Diamond Dealers Club of New York (DDC), "a grand opportunity to stock up on polished diamonds" The event, held on the DDC's trading floor on 580 Fifth Avenue in midtown Manhattan, "will feature a strong contingent of American and Israeli diamond suppliers, offering visiting diamond buyers an exceptional choice of diamonds!" Kaufman noted.

The Israel Diamond Week in New York is a recurring, bi-annual diamond sales event jointly organized by the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) and DDC. More


Zimbabwe Diamond Conference 2014