ALROSA DAY is to be held on September 5th, 2003 as part of the program of the Moscow International JEWELLER-2003 Jewellery and Watch Show.
On this day ALROSA will hold a press-conference with the company’s top managers who will brief the media on ALROSA’s new projects including its first auction to sell large diamonds.
Visitors to the ALROSA Stand will have an opportunity to see unique diamonds for the first time ever on public display in Russia, with the largest 180 ct diamond among them.
Also on display there will be a wide selection of 0.3-20 ct diamonds manufactured by Brillianty ALROSA, each of them with a diamond grading report.
The Awards Ceremony of the 1st NEW REFRACTION Jewellery Design Competition for young (under 25) designers and artists.
Visitors are welcome to the ALROSA stand on September 2d-9th, 2003 at the 45th Moscow International Jeweller-2003 Show in Sokolniki, Pavillion 2.
ALROSA Co. Ltd.
ALROSA is a world’s major diamond mining company accounting for about 25 per cent of the world diamond output. In 2002 it produced $1.466 billion worth of rough diamonds, its sales volume amounting to $1.557 billion, with $106 million from polished diamond sales. ALROSA’s projected production for 2003 is $1.560 billion. The company’s biggest shareholders are the Russian Ministry of State Property (37%), and the Yakutian Ministry for the Management of State Property (32%).
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