Diamond Report #166

Argyle Production Declines Rio Tinto has lowered its estimate of the mineral resources available at its Argyle diamond mine in Australia, as the company reconsiders its plans to extend the project. Estimated mineral resources fell 66 percent to 15 million tonnes in 2016, compared with the previous year, the miner said in a statement last week. […]

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Diamond Report #165

Dhamani Selected to Receive Argyle Pink Diamonds RAPAPORT… Rio Tinto named a Dubai-based jeweler to its exclusive list of ‘select ateliers’ for Argyle pink diamonds, granting it access to the miner’s supply of rare stones. The move came as the company launched its new line of pink-diamond jewelry, the DPINK Collection, in Dubai on Tuesday. It […]

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Diamond Report #164

The ultimate luxury? Why 2016 was the year of the colored diamond By Nick Glass, CNN (CNN)Relatively small, but slowly and perfectly formed over billions of years, the Argyle Violet diamond is so rare in color that it has its own unique diamond classification: “Fancy Deep Grayish Blueish Violet.” It was “a once in a […]

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Diamond Report #163

Harpers bazaar – uk EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT COLOURED DIAMONDS The experts share their advice for buying the rare stones What makes coloured diamonds so special? We spoke to the experts to discover everything you need to know about the covetable coloured stones… 1. They’re sought-after because they’re rare. Fancy coloured diamonds are not nearly as […]

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