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Rapaport | www.diamonds.net
The Rapaport Group provides first class, authoritative services that support
the development of free, fair, efficient, competitive, and profitable diamond
and jewelry markets. Established in 1976, the Group has over 13,000
clients in 95 countries.
HRD | www.hrdantwerp.be
HRD Antwerp is dedicated to serving diamond professionals by offering
products and services that benefit the diamond industry and trade.
It issues one of the world's most respected diamond certificates and
GIA | www.gia.edu
Established in 1931, GIA is the world’s foremost authority on diamonds,
colored stones, and pearls. A public benefit, nonprofit institute, GIA is
the leading source of knowledge, standards, and education in gems and
IGI | www.igiworldwide.com
Around the world, IGI certificates bring confidence when buying or selling
diamonds, gemstones and jewelry. A certificate from IGI represents
AWDC | www.awdc.be
The Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC) is an industry-
foundation whose mission is to serve and support the diamond business
Beurs | www.diamondbourseantwerp.com
Since its foundation the Antwerp Diamond Bourse has acted as a real
marketplace for polished goods. Sellers and buyers meet in amicable
surroundings. The open atmosphere helps to create a healthy competion.
Diamantkring | www.diamantkring.org
The first trading exchange to deal exclusively with rough, uncut diamonds.
Members of the Diamond Bourses operate within a system based on mutual
trust. Most transactions conducted within the Bourses are done with cash
and a handshake, and disputes are handled by an internal arbitration process.