Diamond Developments You Should Be Following: May 25

JCK’s Diamond Wednesday roundup of stories that have the trade talking

Psychological reasons people buy diamond jewelry, more defaults in Surat, and other stories on the industry’s radar this week.

– Kimberley Process chair rebukes activists. Venezuela hopes to rejoin KP.

– Rapaport looks at the psychological reasons why people buy diamond jewelry.

– De Beers’ diamond sales drop. Diamond deal brings hope to Namibia’s factories. Panama Papers: Flaws in De Beers–Botswana relationship

– Ehud Laniado’s secrets for record diamond prices.

– More defaults rock Surat.

JCK News Director