ALROSA, a global leader in diamond production, reports its Q1 2019 diamond production of 7.8 m carats and sales of 10.6 m carats grew 18% q-o-q (down 21% y-o-y). Total sales in value terms grew 19% q-o-q to $1 bn (down 37% y-o-y).
Chairman of VEB.RF, Igor Shuvalov, headed the Board of Directors of the Far East Development Fund, which includes representatives of VEB.RF (100% shareholder of the fund), the Ministry for Development of Russian Far East and Rostelecom.This is stated in the press release of the state corporation.
The theses voiced by Vladimir Putin at 5th International Arctic Forum suggest that correct and attentive state policy towards the Russian Arctic will be of great importance for Yakutia as well. This was stated by the head of the republic Aisen Nikolaev following the results of the plenary session with the participation of the President of the country, reports YSIA.
Moscow, April 1, 2019 - ALROSA, the world’s leading diamond miner, held its first New York diamond auction this year. The company traditionally offered a range of special size rough diamonds (over 10.8 carats). The total revenue from the auction amounted to $11.8 million.