IDI to Have a Strong Presence at Baselworld

The Israel Diamond Institute annual breakfast press conference at Baselworld 2007 will present some of Israel’s special diamond cuts, as well as an update on the Israeli diamond industry.

The press conference, to be held on April 13, at 8:45am in the Osaka- Samarkand Congress Room of the Basel Convention Center, will include a presentation by IDI managing director Eli Avidar entitled “The Israeli Diamond Industry: Trends and Triumphs in a Sparkling Market.” A panel discussion entitled “What’s New in Special Cuts” will feature representatives of three of Israel’s leading companies in this field: Guy Hadad Diamonds, Moshe Namdar and Novel Collection.

IDI will have its traditional PR booth at the Basel fair in Hall 3.1, Stand NO1. There will be a strong presence of Israeli diamantaires as well, with dozens of Israeli diamantaires exhibiting independently, mainly in Halls 3 and 6. Among the companies exhibiting are: Afic Diamonds Ltd. (C30), Australia Diamonds/Lady Heart Collection (C60), Avi Paz Group (M11), Benma Diamonds Ltd. (E60), Dalumi Group (G02), Dany Avlas Diamonds (C10), Fancy Diamonds (E60), Fourever Concept (C20), Gemstar-Eshed Diam. (C14), Jogdiam (F50), Julius Klein – Eliaz Diamonds (C41), Leo Schachter diamonds (C33), Moshe Namdar & Co. (D40), Novel Collection (F40), Podicko Diamonds Ltd. (D11), Rachminov Diamond 1891 (H50), Royal Heart/Guy Hadad Diamonds (E61), S. Juwal & Co. (F60), Supergem-Bloom Collection (L70), Tzoffey’s Diam Ltd. (J60), and YEI-Yahalomei Espeka International Ltd. (M44).