Archive for the ‘Diamond Industry’ Category

The Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) organised a conference in late June, to advance the status of female members at the bourse. The conference was the first such organised by the IDE and saw majority of the female members of bourse participating. Presentations were made by Varda Shine, the senior vice president of the De Beers […]

IDI Organizes First Israel Diamond Pavilion at Jewellery Shanghai

  IDEX Online News) – The Israel Diamond Institute has organized the first Israeli pavilion at Jewellery Shanghai 2013, which opens tomorrow (Friday). Thirteen companies are exhibiting under the auspices of the IDI. This is the first Israeli national pavilion at a show on the Chinese mainland.

The 10th International Jewelry Exhibition in Israel

July 02 – 03, 2013 – Tel Aviv Fairgrounds, Tel-Aviv The Spirit of Jovella:  JOVELLA 2013 is the leading event of the Jewelry Industry in Israel that offers both domestic and foreign visitors an opportunity to view fresh and trendy designs in jewelry. JOVELLA 2013 exhibits diamond, gold, silver and precious stones that are not […]

Summer edition of the US / International Diamond Week slated for August

A summer edition of the US / International Diamond Week has been slated between August 26 – 29, 2013 in Ramat Gan, strengthening cooperation between the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) and the NY Diamond Dealers Club (DDC), after already two resounding successes.

Malca-Amit Expedites Israel-Antwerp Diamond Delivery

An Israeli diamond delivery service provider has announced that it will now speed up its transport of gems to Belgium, effective immediately. Malca-Amit said in a press release that rough and polished diamonds sent from Israel to Antwerp will now arrive at their intended location between 9 AM and 9:30 AM.

Belgian Envoy Visits Israel Diamond Exchange

John Cornet d’ Elzius, Belgium’s Ambassador to Israel made an official visit to the country’s diamond bourse in Ramat Gan last Thursday, the Israel Diamond Exchange said. The envoy from Brussels received a tour of the bourse trading hall and a briefing about the diamond industry’s significance in Israel.

Israel Diamond Trade Up By 45% In 1st 2 Months

Diamond Authority supervisor Shmuel Mordechai said that although Israel’s imports and exports of rough andpolished diamonds fell during the first quarter of 2013, this was mainly a result of the U.S. / International Diamond Week event held in March. When this was disregarded and only the first two months of the year were  considered, Mordechai said […]

1.27 Carat Fancy Intense Purple Pink Diamond Sells For US $190,551 Per Carat At Diamond Week Auction

 The Tzoffey’s 1818 auction of diamonds, gemstones and jewelry that marked the end of Israel Diamond Week has surpassed US$700,000 in sales, according to initial estimates. The most expensive diamond sold at the auction was a 1.27 carat fancy intense purple pink cushion cut GIA certified diamond of SI1 clarity that sold for US$242,000, or […]