RapNet


Rapaport News

 

Research

 

Búsqueda avanzada
Últimos artículos
Videos
Funciones
Noticias
Minas
Mercados en bruto
Mercados de pulidos
Fabricación
Minoristas

Rapaport TradeWire September 12, 2019

Low expectations for next week’s Hong Kong show, with fewer suppliers and buyers attending due to ongoing demonstrations.
Sep 12, 2019 10:41 AM   By Rapaport
Print Imprimir Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Compartir Share
8 July 2018 Igi Tw Top Banner
Rapaport TradeWire
September 12, 2019
RAPAPORT MARKET COMMENT
image

Low expectations for next week’s Hong Kong show, with fewer suppliers and buyers attending due to ongoing demonstrations. Dealers hoping polished trading will improve as US holiday season approaches. Rapaport calls for $1B industry-wide marketing campaign for engagement rings, including $500M matching funds from mining companies. Signet 2Q bridal sales -4% to $560M, Tiffany engagement jewelry -3% to $277M. CIBJO urges jewelers to focus on environmentally conscious, gender-neutral Gen Z-ers (ages 15 to 25). Midstream inventory declined due to reduced manufacturing. Alrosa Aug. rough sales -36% to $180M. Rapaport announces first Estate Jewelry Auction, Nov. 3-7, in New York.

14 Jan 2019 Delgatto Tw Banner Gif
RAPNET DIAMOND INDEX (RAPI)
image
Weekly Monthly Y2Y
0.30 ct -0.05% -0.33% -21.51%
0.50 ct 0.21% -0.34% -10.20%
1.00 ct -0.29% -0.57% -6.40%
3.00 ct -0.02% -2.05% -18.46%
RAPI Yearly Graph
600X160 Alrosa
Market Reports
image
United States: Some diamantaires diversifying into niche segments such as estate jewelry to improve profit margins...
image
Belgium: Buyers are selective and pushing for higher discounts as they sense suppliers’ need to raise liquidity and move inventory...
image
Israel: Faint and stronger fluorescent goods selling at notable discount to nonfluorescent...
image
India: Manufacturers maintaining low polished production but starting to consider rough purchases before Diwali break, which begins on October 27...
image
Hong Kong: Hope for busier trading during next week’s show, but few expect successful fair compared to previous years...
image
Trade Wire 600X160 April 2018
An Urgent Call to Invest in Marketing
WITH Shashin Choksi & Siddharth Choksi

For the diamond market to recover from its recent challenges, the entire industry must contribute to raising the budget for promoting the product. 

Nurturing the Next Generation of Diamantaires
WITH Joshua Freedman

Rapaport News joined 25 members of the Young Diamantaires group on a visit to De Beers’ Venetia mine in South Africa. The trip gave cause for optimism about the future of the industry.

UPS AND DOWNS
image
Alrosa Looking to Boost Interest in Fluorescents
image
GBP 100,000 Reward Offered for Portland Tiara
image
Recession in Indian Jewelry Industry Leads to Job Losses
image
Sky-High Gold Prices Could Spell Lower Diamond Demand
image
15 Aug 2019 Gia Id 100 Machine Tw Banner
WEEKLY NEWS
industry
image
News Thumbnail
Martin Rapaport Urges $1B Marketing Spend
Miners need to help the industry reach consumers, he contends.
News Thumbnail
Belgium Diamond Trade Slows
Rough and polished shipments continue to fall in August.
News Thumbnail
Sotheby’s to Sell 81ct. Flawless Diamond
Item is one of only five emerald-cut stones over 80 carats to be offered at auction.
News Thumbnail
Alrosa Sales Slide in August
Economic and industry-specific factors are affecting demand, miner says.
retail
image
News Thumbnail
Signet Scaling Back China Buying
Retailer believes it can avoid passing costs of tariffs on to consumers.
News Thumbnail
Saks Unveils Luxury Jewelry Space
The Vault will include brands such as Bulgari, Chopard, TAG Heuer and Tiffany & Co.
News Thumbnail
James Avery Picks Non-Family Member as CEO
Texas-based jeweler promotes COO John McCullough.
mining
image
News Thumbnail
Alrosa Consolidating Key Mining Division
Nyurba holds licenses for two major kimberlite pipes.
News Thumbnail
Rio Tinto Unveils Array of Rare Argyle Pinks
Stones have been specially curated to showcase the mine’s full color palette.
News Thumbnail
Lenders to Acquire Stornoway
Court grants company protection from creditors.
general
image
News Thumbnail
Signet Names New UK Managing Director
Former Jessops CEO Neil Old succeeds Emma Hayward.
News Thumbnail
Bonhams Sets $1.2M Target for Van Cleef Ring
Piece featuring 2.17-carat blue diamond is from a private collection.
News Thumbnail
WJA Brings New Executive Director on Board
Organization also moving its headquarters to New York.
Trade Wire 12 Sept Jewelry Auction V2
FINANCE
Diamond Industry Stock Report
image

US retail stocks had a massive rebound, with J.C. Penney (+74%) gaining after announcing a strategy to bring in customers and increase sales, and Signet (+55%) receiving a boost when results beat analysts’ expectations. Tiffany (+12%) and Macy’s (+20%) also rose. In contrast, mining stocks lost some of their luster, with Lucapa (-6%), Mountain Province (-9%), Firestone (-9%) and Petra (-6%) all falling due to continued weak rough demand.

Rapnet Trade Wire
Rn Free Trial Banner 082918 3 Messages Source Diam300X300Px Tw Sq
Mag 300X300 Sep2019
11 Jul 2018 Rap Ac Digital 300X300Px Static
Contact Us
image
Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  Google+  RSS  Email
© Copyright 2019 Martin Rapaport. All Rights Reserved.
Rapaport®, TradeWire®, RapNet®, Index® and JNS® Jewelry News Service are registered trademarks.
Print Imprimir Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Compartir Share
Artículos similares
Comentarios: (0)  Add comment Agregar comentario
Organizar comentarios De último a primero



Llámenos: 1-702-893-9400
Member License Agreement   Reglamento y Código de Conducta de RapNet    Política de privacidad  
  
twitter twitter
Acerca de Rapaport
Anuncie con nosotros