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HK Mar show 2019
Hong Kong Shows Suspend Preparations
The organizer of the May Hong Kong shows has put its plans for the events on hold, as quarantine rules have made it impossible to host an international fair.Measures enforced by the Hong Kong government on March 19 require...
Polished Markets Mar 23, 2020 Rapaport News
HK Show
Hong Kong Fair Prioritizes Buyer Incentives
The organizers of the September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair rejected the trade’s request for a discount, executives confirmed Wednesday.The Hong Kong Jewelry Manufacturers’ Association (HKJMA) had asked Informa Markets for...
Polished Markets Sep 18, 2019 Joshua Freedman
Hong Kong Show
Sentiment Cautious as Hong Kong Show Starts
Expectations were low among diamantaires as the September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair opened Monday, with local unrest dampening prospects for attendance.Many companies have skipped the show for safety reasons,...
Mining Sep 16, 2019 Joshua Freedman
Podcast: Oversupply, Tariffs and Silver Linings
As trade members return from their summer vacations, the Rapaport editorial team outlines the industry’s prospects for the rest of the year. It’s volatile out there with all the talk of recession, rumblings...
Polished Markets Aug 22, 2019 Rapaport News
De Beers sightholder office 150
Rough Prices Firm at $555M De Beers Sight
Rough diamond trading was robust in February, with De Beers notching $555 million in sales during the month. Prices remained strong, fueling concern among sightholders that their profit margins were tightening.“We had a good...
Rough Markets Mar 06, 2018 Rapaport News
HK Show March 2018
Low Hong Kong Turnout Dampens Optimism
The March Hong Kong show closed on Monday with dealers disappointed in the number of buyers that attended, even as they remain satisfied with the recent improvement in Far East demand. “Sentiment is positive, and buyers...
Polished Markets Mar 05, 2018 Avi Krawitz
HK Show 2016
Jewelry Buyers Cautious at Hong Kong Show
With one day left of the Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair, diamond-jewelry wholesalers at the show’s finished-goods section were less satisfied than their counterparts at the loose-diamond venue. The general feeling among...
Polished Markets Sep 18, 2017 Mary Kavanagh
Hong Kong September 2016 show
Positive Data Raises Hopes for Hong Kong Show
The Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair started Wednesday amid improved Chineseconsumer sentiment and positive trends in the local polished-diamondtrade.“As the national economy gains a steadymomentum, Chinese consumers are becoming more willing...
Polished Markets Sep 12, 2017 Rapaport News
ALROSA Monthly Sales Rise to $390M
ALROSA’s diamond sales increased in February from theprevious month as demand held firm, the miner said on Thursday.The company’s rough sales amounted to $389.8 million, withpolished sales coming in at $12.1 million. Total diamond sales for...
Mining Mar 09, 2017 Rapaport News
Hong Kong Offers Some Hope to Cautious Trade
TheHong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair concluded Monday, with diamond traders relativelyoptimistic in the face of a cautious outlook for the upcoming holiday season.Demandin the Far East remains weak amid slower economic growth...
Polished Markets Sep 19, 2016 Rapaport News
Hong Kong September 2016 show
Positive Mood Amid Caution at Hong Kong Show
Sentiment among participants was mixed on the second day ofthe Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair, with exhibitors reporting satisfactory,if not outstanding, business activity. “The first day was good but today...
Polished Markets Sep 14, 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
Hong Kong
Hong Kong Show Traffic Better-Than-Expected, Trading Steady
Diamond exhibitors were satisfied with activity during the opening days of the Hong Kong show noting that visitor traffic was stronger than last year. “The show has been okay,” said one...
Polished Markets Mar 03, 2016 Rapaport News
HK Show 2015
Diamond Market Seeks Confidence Boost in Hong Kong
Diamond suppliers were hoping for a boost to market confidence as the Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show opened on Monday. While it was too early to assess actual trading at the show, visitor traffic...
Polished Markets Mar 02, 2015 Avi Krawitz
Hong Kong
Trading Momentum Stretches Into Third Day at Hong Kong Show
Diamond trading at the Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair held steady on Wednesday with strong visitor traffic, despite the opening of the second venue of the show that features finished jewelry. The loose...
Polished Markets Sep 17, 2014 Avi Krawitz
HK Sept 2014 Show banner
Visitor Traffic Holds Steady for Opening Day of Hong Kong Show
The Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem Fair opened on Monday with steady visitor traffic but cautious trading as buyers sought out pricing information in the early stages of the show. Suppliers maintained moderate expectations...
Polished Markets Sep 15, 2014 Avi Krawitz
Dharmanandan Diamonds Debuts Virtual Showcase Technology in Hong Kong
Press Release: With innovation and research at the core of its business, Dharmanandan Diamonds has continued the two-decade trend of setting benchmarks for the gem and jewelry business by introducing new technology for the...
Technology Sep 09, 2014 Dharmanandan Diamonds
The Antwerp Diamond Pavilion Expands at the Hong Kong Show
Press Release: From September 15 to 19, the Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC) will participate at the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show. The Antwerp Diamond Pavilion at this fair keeps expanding each year, this...
Marketing Sep 05, 2014 AWDC
Diamond District
NY Diamond Dealers Club Organizes a Pavilion at Hong Kong Show
Press Release: The New York Diamond Dealers Club (DDC) president, Reuven Kaufman, announced that for the first time a delegation of some of the Club’s prominent members will exhibit in a special DDC Pavilion at the...
Marketing Feb 28, 2014 DDC
Kiran Gems
Kiran Gems Witnesses Good Hong Kong Show
Press Release: Kiran Gems Private Ltd., the world’s largest manufacturer of white diamonds under 1 carat, witnessed an impressive performance at the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show. The company had a grand presence in the show...
Polished Markets Feb 22, 2012 Kiran Gems
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