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India Bharat Diamond Bourse
Exports Restart at India’s Bharat Diamond Bourse
Mumbai has dispatched its first diamond exports since India’s lockdown started, after the regional government allowed limited activities to resume at the city’s Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB).The first shipments took place on Tuesday,...
Polished Markets May 14, 2020 Joshua Freedman
Surat Diamond Manufacturing Shuts Down
The entire polishing industry in Surat has shut until March 31 after Indian authorities introduced tight restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus.Activities stopped on Tuesday in line with a lockdown enforced by the Gujarat state government....
Polished Markets Mar 24, 2020 Rapaport News
Antwerp Beurs
Antwerp Bans Lab-Grown from Trading Floors
The Federation of Belgian Diamond Bourses has introduced aban on lab-grown sales in Antwerp’s four trading halls. While synthetics trading is still rare in Antwerp, theumbrella group took action last month because it views the exchanges...
Polished Markets Oct 10, 2019 Joshua Freedman
Israel Diamond Exchange
Synthetics: Coming to a Bourse Near You?
The rise of lab-grown diamonds might finally be tricklingthrough to the historic heart of the trade: the diamond exchanges.It began last November, when Anoop Mehta, president ofMumbai’s Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB), told Rapaport News...
Polished Markets May 14, 2019 Joshua Freedman
Bharat Diamond Bourse
India Cracks Down on Bankrupt Diamantaires
Indian industry bodies are stepping up measures to prevent owners of bankrupt diamondcompanies from starting a new business before clearing their debts. The country’s TradeDisciplinary Committee (TDC) could ban such new firms fromcarrying out...
Financial-Legal Jan 14, 2019 Rapaport News
Bharat Diamond Bourse
Mumbai Exchange Mulls Lifting Synthetics Ban
Mumbai’s Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) is considering allowingsynthetic-diamond trading on the exchange premises, its president told RapaportNews. Some members have asked management to reconsider its 2015ban on selling lab-grown diamonds anywhere in the BDB’s vast...
Polished Markets Nov 15, 2018 Joshua Freedman
HDR Antwerp 150
HRD Antwerp Steps Up India Presence
HRD Antwerp is expanding its presence in India with a newlocation at the Santacruz Electronic Export Processing Zone (SEEPZ) in Mumbai, andanother one in the Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB). The Belgium-based diamond-certification and trainingfacility announced plans...
Polished Markets Apr 01, 2018 Rapaport News
IDTC Nirmala Sitharaman
GJEPC, BDB Inaugurate India's First Special Notified Zone for Rough Trading
The Gem& Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) and Bharat Diamond Bourse(BDB) opened the India Diamond Trading Centre (IDTC) in Mumbai, India’s firstSpecial Notified Zone (SNZ) for rough diamond trading.Nirmala Sitharaman, India’s...
Rough Markets Dec 22, 2015 Rapaport News
Mumbai Bourse Suspends Member for Selling Undisclosed Synthetic Diamonds
The Bharat Diamond Bourse suspended the membership of VSM Diamonds Private Limited and a number of individuals connected to the firm after finding that they had traded synthetic diamonds without making proper disclosures.Consequently, the...
Polished Markets Aug 04, 2015 Ronen Shnidman
Anoop Mehta
Mumbai Bourse Eager to Hold Rough Diamond Viewings
The Bharat Diamond Bourse, located in Mumbai, India, is the world’s largest diamond bourse. The exchange was founded in 2010 and is led by, Anoop Mehta, who serves as its president. Mehta has participated in the...
Polished Markets Aug 17, 2014 Rapaport News
BDB GIA Diamond Check
Bharat Diamond Bourse Installs Synthetics Detector
Press Release: The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) provided the Diamond Check machine to Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) amidst a gathering of luminaries from Indian diamond industry. The Diamond Check technology will help prevent...
Polished Markets Feb 26, 2014 BDB
Glow Star
Glow Star to Move to Bharat Diamond Bourse
Press Release: Glow Star, a foremost destination for certified diamonds under 2 carats, is adding a new ‎jewel to its crown by moving to CC-7070 at Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) on February 23, ‎‎2013. ‎ The move into the new,...
Polished Markets Feb 20, 2013 Glow Star
BDB Trading Floor
Bharat Diamond Bourse Inaugurates Trading Floor
The Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) inaugurated its trading floor on Saturday, with an aim to widen the scope of trading within the complex and facilitate the operations of smaller companies and traders.Anoop Mehta, the president...
Polished Markets Jan 21, 2013 Dilipp S Nag
Diacentre to Move to Bharat Diamond Bourse
Press Release: Diacentre is pleased to inform our valued clients and associates that we will be relocating our office to the Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) on Sunday, November 18, 2012 on the auspicious occasion of “Labh Pacham.”The new...
Polished Markets Nov 16, 2012 Diacentre
Asian Star
Asian Star Opens New Office in BDB
Press Release: Asian Star Co. Ltd., one of the world’s leading diamantaires, relocated its loose polished sales operation from south Mumbai’s Opera House to its new office in the Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB)...
Polished Markets Oct 30, 2012 Asian Star
Bharat Diamond Bourse
More Firms Move to Bharat Diamond Bourse
Several Indian diamond companies opened their offices at the Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) on Wednesday on the occasion of Dussehra, one of the auspicious and most important festivals in India.Around 30 companies including Laxmi Diamond Pvt. Ltd.,...
Polished Markets Oct 24, 2012 Dilipp S Nag
Laxmi Diamond
Laxmi Diamond Opens New Office in BDB
Press Release: Laxmi Diamond Pvt. Ltd., a Diamond Trading Company (DTC) sightholder and one of the largest diamond manufacturers in India, opened its new corporate office in Mumbai’s Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) in EW-2200 on October...
Polished Markets Oct 23, 2012 Laxmi Diamond
Bhavani Gems Pvt Ltd
Bhavani Gems to Open New Office in BDB
Press Release: Bhavani Gems Pvt. Ltd., one of the biggest diamond houses in India and a Diamond Trading Company (DTC) sightholder, will open its state-of-the-art office in Mumbai’s Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) on October 24,...
Polished Markets Oct 23, 2012 Bhavani Gems
Hari Krishna to Open New Office Near BDB
Press Release: Hari Krishna Exports Private Ltd., one of the leading diamond companies of Mumbai, is moving to a new office near the Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) at Bandra-Kurla Complex.The new spacious office, on the eighth floor of “A” wing of Laxmi Tower at Bandra Kurla complex, Bandra Eeast, Mumbai...
Polished Markets Aug 09, 2012 Hari Krishna
World Diamond Congress
South Africa’s Shabangu, KP Chair to Address World Diamond Congress
Press Release: The organizing committee of the 35th World Diamond Congress announced that Susan Shabangu, the minister of mineral resources for South Africa and U.S. Ambassador Gillian Milovanovic, the chair of Kimberley Process...
Fair Trade Aug 09, 2012 WFDB, IDMA
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