JCK Las Vegas, the premier trade show in the world’s largest diamond jewelry market, wrapped its 2018 edition at the Mandalay Bay convention center on June 4 on a generally optimistic note.
Not only does the company aim to protect the position of the natural diamond, but the way it is positioning its new jewelry products is likely to cut deeply into the profits of the other synthetic diamond producers.
A 6.16-carat pear-shaped fancy colored diamond called the Farnese Blue Diamond was the most celebrated item at the Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels sale in Geneva on May 15, 2018, but it was not the most valuable of the items on offer.
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The world’s diamond and jewelry trade heads back one more time to Las Vegas’ golden Mandalay Bay resort this June, as next year the United States’ premier jewelry trade show, JCK Las Vegas, will be relocating next to the Sands Expo and Convention Center
The renewed fascination with diamond jewelry, referred to by some as the “Meghan Effect” was good news for the British gem and jewelry trade, which had experienced a tough year in 2016, although also stabilization toward the end of 2017.
While most of Canada’s known diamond deposits are located in the vast Northwest Territories, the Renard mine is the only functioning facility in the mainly French-speaking province of QuÃ©bec, in the northeast of the country.
Fancy colored diamonds are hugging the spotlight once again during this year’s spring’s auction season, with two records already being set over a two-day period in New York. To be more precise, a record was broken one day and then rebroken the next.
A bottleneck that has limited the volume of polished diamonds available for trading in Israel has been eased, by the government’s extending from three days to 30 days the tax-free inspection period allowed for imported diamonds.
Botswana’s most abundant producer of spectacularly large diamonds has done it again. The Karowe mine in the north-central part of the country has just offered up a 327-carat white, gem-quality diamond.
Buoyed by the enthusiastic response to its first edition in 2017, the CARAT+ show returns to Antwerp for another three-day run, from May 6 to through May 8. MID House of Diamonds, which exhibited at the trade fair’s premiere showing, will be present once again.
With summer around the corner, and just weeks away from the mega-jewelry trade fairs in Las Vegas and Hong Kong, two other important shows will take place in May, in Antwerp Belgium, and Kobe, Japan. MID House of Diamonds will have a prominent presence at both events.
The Diamond Controller at Israel’s Ministry of Economy has named MID House of Diamonds the country’s leading listed polished diamond exporter in 2017, making it the third consecutive year that the company has headed the table.
Two flagship events will take place, first in Asia and then in Europe. Together they draw in well over 150,000 visitors.
Japan will become the focus for the much of the world diamond industry from January 24 through 27, 2018.
The selection was in the “diamonds” category. It was made by the Israel-Japan Friendship Society and Chamber of Commerce.
JMA Hong Kong is a show with twist. It is a cash and carry event, welcoming both trade professionals and members of the general public.
MID has announced that will begin accepting bitcoin as payment from clients for diamond and jewelry purchases.
A 37.30-carat gem, which has been described as the world’s largest known intense pink fancy-color diamond, will be auctioned at Sotheby’s.
Named the Peace Diamond, more than 50% of the proceeds from its sale are earmarked for infrastructure and social projects in Sierra Leone.