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Bangkok jewellery fair expects to see £382m in trade deals

Bangkok jewellery fair expects to see £382m in trade deals

The 59th Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair has projected it will generate in excess of £382 million worth of trade deals. Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce has confirmed that major importers and buyers from key export markets of gems and jewellery will attend the show next month. It expects to see 20,000 international visitors, bringing together

INSIGHTS: Understanding man-made diamonds with Pure Grown Diamonds

Lab grown or man-made diamonds are becoming ever-more significant in the global jewellery marketplace, with companies such as Pure Grown Diamonds branding and marketing their stones to eco-conscious customers. Grown under sustainable conditions, the ‘Pure Grown’ process results in 1.5 billion times less air pollution than traditional mining practices. The ratio of carbon, nitrogen and

Zero tolerance on undisclosed synthetics says WFDB

Federation says dealers should be responsible for what they sell. The World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) has said it will take severe action against any member who is found to knowingly misrepresent or fail to disclose synthetic diamonds. The WFDB, which held its executive meeting in London last week, issued a statement today relating