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Industry Mourns the Passing of Arunkumar Mehta
Industry Mourns Passing of Arunkumar Mehta
Arunkumar R. Mehta, a prominent leader of India’s diamond industry, passed away on June 14, 2020. He was 80 years old.Shri Mehta worked in the diamond trade for more than 60 years and is counted among the founding fathers...
Polished Markets Jun 15, 2020 Rapaport News
Martin Rapaport
Rapaport’s ‘State of the Diamond Industry’ Address
Martin Rapaport stressed the importance of strong customer relationships during his annual “State of the Diamond Industry” presentation.Speaking via a webinar due to the coronavirus pandemic, Rapaport noted that the rise of online sales brought...
Polished Markets Jun 08, 2020 Rapaport
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Rapaport to Present ‘State of the Diamond Industry’
The annual Rapaport Breakfast this Thursday will explore what’s next for the diamond industry as it navigates the economic crisis resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic. “This will be one of the most important presentations...
Polished Markets Jun 02, 2020 Rapaport News
Ernie Blom
WFDB to Fund Get Diamonds Trading Platform
The World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) has adopted Get Diamonds as its official trading platform, the organization’s president Ernie Blom told Rapaport News. The WFDB’s executive committee agreed in a Zoom meeting on Sunday...
Polished Markets Apr 06, 2020 Avi Krawitz
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Webinar: The Rapaport Price List
Martin Rapaport, chairman of the Rapaport Group, explained how the Rapaport Price List works during a webinar this week. He clarified its role as a list of high asking prices, and gave an overview of the data and...
Polished Markets Apr 02, 2020 Rapaport
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Rapaport Suspends Price List Until May 1
The Rapaport Group will not publish the Rapaport Price List until May 1, after putting the issue to a vote among members of its RapNet trading network. The latest edition from March 20 is the official...
Polished Markets Mar 26, 2020 Rapaport News
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Personal Message from Martin Rapaport – Coronavirus: Now What?
To Our Friends Around the World,Our thoughts are with you and your families during these uncertain times. We pray for your health and well-being. As much of the world shuts down, we find ourselves practicing...
Polished Markets Mar 18, 2020 Martin Rapaport
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Martin Rapaport to Speak at Palm Beach Show
Martin Rapaport will be one of a number of speakers at this year’s Palm Beach Show, where he will give a lecture explaining the challenges and opportunities in the diamond trade.The 17th edition of the annual event, previously known...
Polished Markets Jan 27, 2020 Rapaport News
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Diamond Prices Stable After Year of Declines
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE (Revised), January 7, 2020, Las Vegas… Diamond market conditions improved in December as US and Chinese holiday demand helped raise sentiment. Polished prices stabilized and improved for sizes under 1 carat, supported...
Polished Markets Jan 07, 2020 Rapaport
The Next Diamond Decade
The Next Diamond Decade
It wasn’t that long ago that De Beers declared the 2010s “The Diamond Decade.” Growth in China and India was projected to drive demand, while the US would take small steps out of recession. This is what...
Polished Markets Dec 25, 2019 Avi Krawitz
Israel Diamond Week
Israel Diamond Week Goes International
The upcoming International Diamond Week in Israel (IDWI) willfeature exhibitors from outside the country for the first time, in the hopes ofdrawing in more buyers. “There has been a lot of interest on the part of internationalcompanies...
Rough Markets Dec 24, 2019 Rapaport News
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Rapaport Sees Opportunity for Dealers Amid Turmoil
In 2100,the diamond industry will look vastly different from its current makeup, MartinRapaport assured diamantaires at the recent Antwerp Rough Diamond Days event. Mostnotably, it will be less influenced by the mining companies as demand dynamicsincreasingly...
Polished Markets Nov 26, 2019 Avi Krawitz
Estate Jewelry
Martin Rapaport’s Webinar on Estate Jewelry
In the run-up to the first Rapaport Estate Jewelry Auction, Martin Rapaport explains in this webinar why the greatest opportunity facing the diamond, gem and jewelry industry is the purchase and resale of estate jewelry.Image:...
Polished Markets Oct 30, 2019 Rapaport News
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Martin Rapaport Urges $1B Marketing Spend
Martin Rapaport hascalled for more effective marketing of diamond jewelry and a $1 billion global campaign promoting natural-diamond engagement rings. Speaking at the 18thParis Gemmological Rendez Vous on September 9, Rapaport, chairman of theRapaport Group, said current...
Polished Markets Sep 11, 2019 David Brough
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French Gem Group to Hold Diamond Symposium
The French Association of Gemmology (AFG) will hold aconference in Paris on the state of the diamond industry, it said Monday.The 18th Paris Gemmological Rendez Vous — whichwill take place on September 9 — will cover topics including diamondmining,...
Polished Markets Jul 23, 2019 Rapaport News
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RapNet Votes No on Synthetic Diamonds
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, June 5, 2019, Las Vegas … Members of RapNet, the world’s largest diamond tradingnetwork with daily listings valued at $7.5 billion, voted overwhelmingly againstintroducing services for synthetic diamonds. The following are...
Polished Markets Jun 16, 2019 Rapaport
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Midstream Struggling as Diamond Prices Soften
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, June 5, 2019, LasVegas … Diamond markets are under pressure as profit margins have tightenedand the trade war with China has fueleduncertainty. US jewelry sales arerobust, but the midstream is not profitableenough...
Polished Markets Jun 05, 2019 Rapaport
Rapaport breakfast JCK Las Vegas 2019
Martin Rapaport at JCK: Watch the Full Speech
The diamond industry must invest in new products andethically sourced natural diamonds to boost profitability and counter thegrowth of synthetics, Martin Rapaport, Chairman of the Rapaport Group, stressedat the annual Rapaport Breakfast in Las Vegas....
Polished Markets Jun 05, 2019 Rapaport News
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RapNet Members Say ‘No’ to Synthetics
The RapNet community has voted overwhelmingly againstintroducing services for the lab-grown-diamond sector. Members voted by 79% to 21% against the trading platformlisting synthetics on the site. They also rejected a lab-grown pricelist, with 74%...
Mining Jun 03, 2019 Rapaport News
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Martin Rapaport: Synthetic Ethics
Synthetic diamonds are a fundamental threat to the naturaldiamond industry. They are not just a competitive product like gems, pearls, orgold jewelry. They are a replacement product. Their marketers shout out: Don’t buynatural diamonds,...
Polished Markets May 23, 2019 Martin Rapaport
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