Diamond Market News Directory

India Eases Rough Diamond Import Rules

Mineweb reported yesterday that the Reserve Bank of India has made it easier for diamonds to be imported into the country; essentially, traders and manufacturers are now able to "directly import rough diamonds from anywhere in the world."

Scientists Use Graphene to Make Thin Diamond Films

R&D Magazine reported that a research team led by scientists at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory has discovered a potential new way make thin diamond films for use in various industrial applications.

Inaugural Zimbabwe Diamond Tender Now Taking Place

Rapaport reported that on the first day of the inaugural Zimbabwe diamond tender, which is being held at the Dubai Diamond Exchange (DDE) from March 23 to 30, over 105 participants registered as buyers.

Diamonds Could Pave Way to Faster Computers

The Economic Times reported that scientists have shown that information can flow through a diamond wire. In the future, the discovery could be used to make faster computers.