5 Diamond Developments You Should Be Following: Week of March 28



Five stories on the industry’s radar this week:

– Indian industry happy about polished export decline.

– EU renews sanctions against Marange diamonds. Did Kimberley Process chair warn India against Zimbabwe rough

– Israel pilot accused of trying to smuggle diamonds out of Zimbabwe claims he “didn’t know” they were in his bag.

– Indian movie addresses “corporate crime” in diamond world.

– The “all-diamond diamond ring” has appeared in various news sources, including ABC, New York Daily News, and MSNBC. JCK covered it last July. Also in the news: CBS News discusses “Three Ways to Save on an Engagement Ring.”