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[13 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

A diamond press that used to take up half a room can now sit on my desk. If you can only make ten stones a year, you’re not going to have the market for lab grown diamonds. The result being enough material to be commercially viable.

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[3 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

Diamond demand weakens in the far east while diamond manufacturers note that the US diamond market is offering large discounts for cash buyers.

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[28 Oct 2015 | No Comment | ]

Diamond dealers have drastically reduced their purchases from diamond cutters which has affected the overall market flow. Diamond dealers also expect that jewelry manufacturers will follow suit and not purchase new inventory for the upcoming holidays. As of July there was little rough diamond cutting and manufacturing coming into the market with plenty of polished available.

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[29 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

The amount of goods deferred or outright refused was less than in previous years. Manufacturers are expected to begin ramping up their polished production from the current levels by the end of June. De Beer’s diamond boxes were trading on the secondary market at very slight premiums and with credit terms of up to 90 days.

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[28 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

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