Bulgari Necklace Scores $3.4M at Phillips Hong Kong
Sapphire and diamond piece was top seller at Jewels and Jadeite sale.
Polished May 24, 2023
30ct. Yellow Diamond to Lead Christie’s Paris Sale
Cushion-cut stone carries high estimate of nearly $435,000.
Polished May 24, 2023
Art Jewelry Draws the Crowds to New York’s TEFAF Fair
Packed floors at the antiques and design show as collectors kept exhibitors busy.
Shows May 24, 2023
Podcast: Diamond Provenance at Scale
De Beers’ acting VP of strategy and innovation discusses the Tracr-GIA partnership.
Traceability May 24, 2023
Industry Doubles Down on Sustainability
Sustainability in a Rapidly Changing World: A 2023 Perspective
Responsible sourcing efforts must focus on leaving no one behind.
Industry March 6, 2023
Podcast: The Path Toward Sustainability
Rapaport’s Avi Krawitz chats with Iris Van der Veken of the Watch & Jewellery Initiative 2030 about the organization’s immediate and long-term goals.
Social Responsibility February 23, 2023
FTC Extends Deadline for ‘Green Guides’ Feedback
Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC) now accepting submissions until March 10.
Industry February 5, 2023
AGTA Forms Committee to Define Ethics Terms
Launch coincides with FTC’s call for comments on updates to “Green Guides.”
Colored Gemstones January 26, 2023
The ABCs of Sustainability
RAPAPORT… The meaning of corporate social responsibility (CSR) has changed significantly...
August 5, 2021
Diamonds Metals Currencies Equities
Market Comment - May. 24, 2023
Diamond market slow, with mixed expectations for Las Vegas shows (May 31 to June 5).
US jewelry retail under spotlight as economic uncertainty is affecting sales and inventory replacement.
Manufacturers struggling to reduce inventories. Sightholders expect De Beers to offer further supply flexibility in 2H due to market caution.
UK bans import of Russian diamonds; G7 pledges to restrict trade in Russia-sourced goods.
Petra Diamonds rough prices -13% amid weak demand at $42M May tender. Sarine 1Q revenue -26% to $11.5M, profit -76% to $800K. Blackstone buys IGI for $570M.
THE RAPAPORT PRICE LIST WILL NOT BE PUBLISHED ON MAY 26 DUE TO THE JEWISH HOLIDAY OF SHAVUOT.