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Diamond jewellery demand at all-time high – De Beers

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Global consumer demand for diamond jewellery hit a new all-time high in 2017, climbing to $82-billion, a 2% increase on the previous year, according to industry insight data published by De Beers on Thursday. The US was the main driver of growth for the fourth consecutive year, where positive macroeconomics and strong consumer confidence saw demand for diamond jewellery increase by 4% to $43-billion, representing more than half of total global demand.
 
 
 
 
 

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