Diamond Prices Decline in September

October 3, 2017

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NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Diamond prices softened in September as suppliers worked to liquidate old stock. Sentiment improved as trading returned to normal at the Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair, with steady demand for goods at lower prices. The RapNet Diamond Index (RAPI™) for 1-carat diamonds slid 0.7% in September and 2% during the third quarter. The index is down 4.5% since January 1, and has dropped 7.4% in the past 12 months. RapNet Diamond Index (RAPI™)     September     3Q 2017    

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