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Fake Emerald Comprises Slabs of Glass
Fraudsters created an imitation emerald by assembling fivepieces of glass around a beryl core using a “laborious multi-step cut-and-glueprocess,” according to the Gemological Institute of America (GIA). The inside of the 3.35-carat stone — which the New Yorkbranch received...
Technology Aug 20, 2018 Rapaport News
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Looters Ransack Gemfields’ Ethiopia Operation
Gemfields Group has suffered further unrest at itsemerald-exploration operation in Ethiopia, with looters vandalizing the siteand stealing gemstones, the miner said Wednesday. The perpetrators gained access to the sorting house onTuesday and broke...
Mining Aug 02, 2018 Rapaport News
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Harry Winston Spends $5.5M on Historic Emerald
Harry Winston bought the Rockefeller Emerald for a recordprice per carat at Christie’s New York on Tuesday.The luxury jeweler’s CEO, Nayla Hayek, had instructed chieffinancial officer Robert Scott to “bring this magnificent gem home...
Gemstones Jun 21, 2017 Rapaport News
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Gemfields Sets $55M Auction Record
Gemfields recorded its highest auction total as it sold$54.8 million worth of rubies and corundum in Singapore last week.The sale fetched an average of $61 per carat for895,848 carats, out of just over 1 million carats that were...
Gemstones Jun 19, 2017 Rapaport News
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Harry Winston Ring Leads Christie’s London Sale
Christie’s garnered $8.2 million (GBP 6.5 million) at itsImportant Jewels auction in London on Tuesday, as a Harry Winston emerald ringfetched $480,675.The rectangular-cut, 10.23-carat Colombian emerald wentto an anonymous buyer for $47,000 per carat — more than...
Retail Jun 14, 2017 Rapaport News
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Gemfields Faces Buyout from Main Investor
Gemfields’ largest shareholder has made an offer to acquire the53% of the gemstone miner it does not already own, in a bid to restructure thecompany and make it more profitable.Pallinghurst Resources, a mining-focused private equityfirm, has offered Gemfields investors...
Mining May 21, 2017 Rapaport News
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Fabergé Shows ‘Encouraging’ Growth
Fabergé, the famed jewelry brand owned by Gemfields, recorded a 63% jump in unitsales during the third fiscal quarter, as the miner expanded its marketing efforts for the luxury business division.The number of actual sales...
Retail May 16, 2017 Rapaport News
Sotheby’s Apollo and Artemis Diamonds
Pink & Blue Diamonds Could Fetch $68M
Sotheby’s will offer what it has called the “most valuable”set of earrings in auction history at its Geneva sale next month – though the twostones don’t match in color.The pear-shaped “Apollo and Artemis Diamonds” — one blue...
Polished Markets Apr 18, 2017 Rapaport News
Christie's Jonker V diamond
Christie’s to Auction Famed Jonker Diamond
Christie’s unveiled the top lots that will go under the hammer atits Magnificent Jewels auction in Hong Kong this May, including Harry Winston’sfamous Jonker V diamond.The rectangular-cut, 25.27-carat, D-color, VVS2-clarity diamond isexpected to sell...
Polished Markets Mar 13, 2017 Rapaport News
La Gloria emerald
Massive 887ct. Emerald to Headline NY Auction
An 887-carat rough emerald will come under the hammer in NewYork in April.Named “La Gloria,” the gem is one of the largestmuseum-quality emeralds in the world, according to Guernsey’s, which willauction the piece. The stone originated in the...
Gemstones Feb 16, 2017 Rapaport News
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Gemfields Emerald Production Slumps
Gemfields said production of emerald and beryl dropped 43percent in the final three months of last year as the company mined alower-grade zone of its Kagem deposit in Zambia.Output fell to 4.7 million carats in the second quarter...
Mining Feb 14, 2017 Rapaport News
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Gemfields Boosted by Rising Emerald Demand
Gemfields’ revenue and profit surged in the past fiscalyear, driven by record prices and successful marketing campaigns to raisedemand for the colored gemstones.Sales jumped 13 percent to $193.1 million and profit aftertax soared 90 percent to $23.5...
Gemstones Sep 26, 2016 Rapaport News
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Gemfields Ramps Up Ruby Output
Gemfields’ rough ruby and corundum production exceededthe company’s guidance in the past fiscal year as output from its Montepuezmine in Mozambique jumped 23 percent.Production of 10.3 million carats in the 12 months toJune 30 was above the miner’s...
Gemstones Aug 01, 2016 Rapaport News
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Gemfields Closes Loan Deal to Hike Ruby Output
Gemfields has secured $65 million of debt financing whichwill be used to ramp up ruby production and for general expenses. The facilities provide Gemfields the necessary funding tocarry out expansion plans at the Montepuez mine...
Mining Jul 05, 2016 Rapaport News
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Gemfields Ruby Sale Fetches $44M
Gemfields said it islaunching a campaign to market rubies from Mozambique after the company reportedits largest sale to date for stones from the country’s Montepuez mine.The miner sold $44.3 million of rough rubies and corundum...
Gemstones Jun 20, 2016 Rapaport News
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Gemfields’ Lower-Quality Emeralds Hit New Price Record
Gemfields announced a new record average price for itslower-quality gemstones sold at an auction of rough emeralds in India lastweek.The miner said it sold 2.78 million carats of gems extractedfrom its Kagem mine in Zambia for $14.3 million,...
Gemstones May 23, 2016 Rapaport News
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Gemfields Sells Emeralds at Record Average Price in Zambia Auction
Gemfields achieved a record average price for“higher-quality” rough emerald at an auction in Lusaka, Zambia.The miner sold 470,000 carats for an average of $70.68 percarat at the sale in Lusaka, which ran from March 30 to April 3. Total revenue generatedwas...
Gemstones May 05, 2016 Rapaport News
Buyers at Gemfields Auction
Gemfields’ 1H Revenue -9%, Profit Slumps 65%
Gemfields reportedrevenue dropped 9.1 percent year on year to $94 million in the first half thatended December 31. Profit after tax dived 65 percent to $8.2 million.Emerald and beryl production from the Kagem mine in Zambiasurged...
Gemstones Feb 22, 2016 Rapaport News
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Gemfields’ 1Q Emerald and Beryl Production Jumps 10%, Ruby and Corundum Plummet 83%
Colored gemstone miner Gemfields reported emerald and berylproduction from its Zambian subsidiary Kagem Mining Limited jumped to 7.5 million carats in the first quarter to September 30, a 19 percentsurge from a year ago. The average...
Gemstones Nov 18, 2015 Rapaport News
Amit Dhamani
Adding Value Through Personal Relationships
Dhamani is a vertically-integrated company that specializes in the manufacture, wholesale and retail of colored gemstones and diamond jewelry. The company is headquartered in Dubai but has procurement and manufacturing operations in Thailand and Europe. Amit Dhamani,...
Retail May 08, 2015 Ronen Shnidman
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