Varvara Dmitrieva: The jewelry industry of Yakutia is distinguished by its creativity, unique cultural code and conservation of traditions

Varvara Dmitrieva, Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Precious Stones and Metals Processing Technologies of the North-Eastern Federal University, told Rough&Polished about the results of the Forum of jewelry Craftsmanship and the prospects...

16 april 2024

Valery Budny: There is no strategy and legislation in Russia enabling the full cycle processing of precious raw materials within the country

Valery Budny, Head of the Jewelry Russia program and CEO of the JUNWEX media holding, told Rough&Polished about the results of the meeting and pressing issues in the precious metals and precious stones (PMPS) and the jewelry sectors.

11 april 2024

Paul Zimnisky: Natural diamonds face the risk of eroding their appeal if constantly discounted

New York-based independent diamond and jewellery analyst and consultant Paul Zimnisky told Rough & Polished’s Mathew Nyaungwa in an exclusive interview that the industry should do away with discounts. He said the industry should treat natural diamonds...

01 april 2024

Edahn Golan: Lab-grown diamond prices to continue declining

In an exclusive interview with Rough&Polished's Mathew Nyaungwa, Edahn Golan, proprietor of the eponymous Edahn Golan Diamond Research and Data, predicted that the prices of lab-grown diamonds would continue to decline, especially at the retail and...

25 march 2024

ADPA’s Ellah Muchemwa: G7 restrictions to bring extra costs from diamond mining to retail

The African Diamond Producers Association (ADPA), which has openly registered its disdain for the G7’s rough diamond trade restrictions, is of the opinion that the move will bring extra costs on all stages, from mining to retail. ADPA executive...

18 march 2024

BVC becomes the first logistics company to start operations at Surat Diamond Bourse

27 november 2023

BVC proudly announces the opening of its new branch at the prestigious Surat Diamond Bourse (SDB), becoming the first logistics company to initiate operations in the new bourse.

The new branch is operational from the outset, illustrating BVC's preparedness for trade and its dedication to providing seamless and efficient services, thereby reinforcing BVC's commitment to reliability and availability for its customers. The new operation allows exports and imports from the SDB to 130 countries. BVC has a history of being a trailblazer in the logistics sector, evidenced by its initiatives like setting up the first branches in key trade centres like SEEPZ Mumbai, DPCC at OH, and BDB at BKC.

The establishment of the new branch at SDB is a continuation of BVC's mission to provide top-notch secure logistics solutions. With a global network and a customer-centric approach, BVC has consistently set industry standards, reinforcing its position as a leading player in the logistics sector.

Aruna Gaitonde, Editor in Chief of the Asian Bureau, Rough & Polished