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Diamond Price Index Firms Amid Slow Trade
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, July 7, 2020, Las Vegas… The global diamond market was uncertain in June due to the resurgence of Covid-19 and geopolitical tensions. Polished prices firmed for select goods. The RapNet Diamond...
Polished Markets Jul 07, 2020 Rapaport
Press Release
Diamond Market More Optimistic
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, December 3, 2019, Las Vegas … Sentiment in the diamond industry improved amid rising expectations for the holiday season. A rallying stock market fueled optimism as the Dow average climbed 3% in November, and...
Polished Markets Dec 03, 2019 Rapaport
Diamond Cutting
Challenging Diamond Market Sees Further Declines
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, July 2, 2019, Las Vegas … Diamond market sentiment was weak in June due to sluggish demand and tightening manufacturing profits. Suppliers are reducing prices to raise liquidity, as they’re under pressure from...
Polished Markets Jul 02, 2019 Rapaport
Small Rough Diamonds
Small-Diamond Slump to Pressure Manufacturers
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, December 4, 2018, New York… The sharp decline in prices of small, low-value diamonds will exert further pressure on India’s manufacturing sector, according to the latest issue of the Rapaport Research Report. Prices...
Polished Markets Dec 04, 2018 Rapaport
Diamond ring
Diamond Prices Rise in June
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, July 3, 2018, New York … Diamond market sentiment was positive in June after the Las Vegas shows demonstrated robust US jewelry demand. Suppliers held polished prices firm amid shortages in some...
Polished Markets Jul 03, 2018 Rapaport
Cutting Wheel
Diamond Midstream Improving Efficiency, Says Bain
Tough market conditions are forcing diamond traders andmanufacturers to adjust their business models amid sluggish consumer demand, accordingto a report by management consultancy Bain & Company. While miners’ sales of rough diamonds to the midstreamleapt...
Manufacturing Dec 13, 2017 Rapaport News
Clifford Elphick Gem Diamonds
Gem Diamonds Enjoying Large-Stone Boom
As a producer of large rough stones, Gem Diamonds relieson high-end consumer demand more than many companies in the industry do.Fortunately for the London-based miner, the recovery of the Asian market thisyear has ensured strong...
Mining Nov 07, 2017 Joshua Freedman
Diamond Tweezer
Polished Diamond Prices Decline in June
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, July 5, 2017, New York… Polished diamond prices softened in June after the JCK Las Vegas show demonstrated a cautious and changing US market. Jewelers are reducing their inventory requirements as they...
Polished Markets Jul 05, 2017 Rapaport
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Diamond Prices Stable in May
RAPAPORT PRESSRELEASE, June 5, 2017, New York… Polisheddiamond trading was sluggish in May, with dealers waiting for this week’s LasVegas shows to get better deals and assess the pulse of the market. Suppliersheld prices...
Polished Markets Jun 05, 2017 Rapaport
ABN AMRO Forecasts Polished Price Recovery
ABN AMRO predicted polished diamond prices will increase nextyear as it expects improved economic conditions to boost U.S. and Chinese demand.U.S. jewelry consumptionwill grow amid a stronger labor market and rising housing prices, the...
Polished Markets Dec 05, 2016 Rapaport News
Jewelry Prices
U.S. Jewelry Prices Jump in August
The U.S. consumer price index (CPI) for jewelry increased 4percent in August from the previous month, according to data from the U.S.Bureau for Labor Statistics. The reading was 9 percent higher than a year...
Retail Sep 26, 2016 Rapaport News
Diamond Prices Mixed in Slow August Trading
PRESS RELEASE, September 6, 2016, New York… One-carat diamond prices remain under pressure with low trading volume during the August vacation period. Polished inventory is increasing with steady manufacturing and sluggish demand...
Polished Markets Sep 06, 2016 Rapaport
Polished Diamonds
Diamond Prices Decline in July
PRESSRELEASE, August 2, 2016, New York… Polished diamond prices softened in Julycontinuing the downtrend in the second quarter. Diamond markets were seasonallyquiet with U.S. wholesalers taking their annual summer vacation. Overall polisheddemand remains...
Polished Markets Aug 02, 2016 Rapaport
Polished Diamonds
Certified Polished Diamond Prices Stabilize in August
Press Release, September 3, 2013, New York: Certified polished diamond prices stabilized in August while dealers remained cautious amid low-volume trading. Cutting center liquidity is being squeezed by the devaluation of the Indian rupee, high...
Polished Markets Sep 03, 2013 Rapaport
RAPI Graph - August 2012
Certified Diamond Prices Relatively Stable in August
PRESS RELEASE, September 4, 2012, New York: Certified polished diamond prices were relatively stable in August, easing the steep declines witnessed in previous months. Dealers have sensed a restrained improvement in demand from Far East...
Polished Markets Sep 04, 2012 Rapaport
Polished Diamonds
Certified Diamond Prices Decline 5.4% in July
PRESS RELEASE, August 2 2012, New York: Certified polished diamond prices fell in July as trading continued to slow amid weak economic sentiment. Far East buyers have grown cautious and Indian suppliers are under...
Polished Markets Aug 02, 2012 Rapaport
RAPI Graph - June 2012
Certified Diamond Prices Decline 3.6% in 1H 2012‎
PRESS RELEASE, July 3, 2012, New York: Certified polished diamond prices fell in ‎June as Far East and Indian demand stalled and industry liquidity dried up as the Indian ‎Rupee collapsed. Year on year one carat...
Polished Markets Jul 03, 2012 Rapaport
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April Certified Polished Diamond Prices Stable With Low Trading Volume
Press Release, May 2, 2012, New York: Certified polished diamond prices were stable in April although trading remained weak. Activity in the diamond trading centers slowed as diamantaires took a break during the Passover and...
Polished Markets May 02, 2012 Rapaport
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