Tag: diamond mining companies

November 17, 2016

A Look at Canadian Diamond Mining Companies

With diamond supply expected to run out on land in as little as 15 years, Canadian mines may become the...
June 2, 2015

India’s SNZ for Rough Diamond Imports to Begin July 1

RAPAPORT reported that India's gems and jewelry industry has received the government's approval to establish a Special Notified Zone (SNZ)...
May 11, 2015

Which Companies are Buying and Selling Rough Diamonds?

Avi Krawitz of Rapaport released a report last week that looks at the current situation of "unsustainable rough diamond prices,"...
April 30, 2015

Zimbabwe Suspends 15-percent Diamond Sales Tax

Reuters reported that Zimbabwe has axed a 15-percent tax on diamond sales, at least temporarily. The move was brought about...
March 29, 2015

Zimbabwe Reports Lower Diamond Exports for 2014

Rapaport reported that Zimbabwe's diamond exports sank to 5.9 million carats in 2014, down fairly substantially from the 8.9 million...
March 12, 2015

Zimbabwe to Consolidate Diamond Mines into One Company

Reuters reported that Zimbabwe plans to merge all the diamond mining companies in the country into one large firm that...
June 30, 2014

Workers Losing Jobs as Marange Diamond Deposits Run Dry

AllAfrica reported that this week, Marange-based diamond mining companies will lay off more workers, ultimately causing the loss of over...