Alrosa March 2017 Sales +1% To $566.6m
Alrosa, a leading rough diamond producer, said total rough and polished diamond sales in March 2017 amounted to $566.6 million, 1% higher compared to the same period last year.
Rough diamond sales in March 2017 amounted to $554.2 million. Polished diamond sales for the same period amounted to $12.4 million.
“In March, we continued to observe stable demand in almost all categories of rough diamonds, which is a confirmation of the optimism of market participants shown during the jewellery exhibition in Hong Kong,” said Yury Okoyomov, vice president of Alrosa.