diamond industry under pressure with severe liquidity crisis as government
drastically reduces money supply by invalidating 500 and 1,000 rupee currency.
Rough trading slow with De Beers $470M Nov. sale smallest of the year. ALROSA
Oct. rough sales $431M. Sotheby’s Geneva sells $136M (87% by lot) with
emerald-cut, 17.07 ct., fancy intense pink, VVS1 diamond sold to Graff for $21M