Image: HB Antwerp – Instagram “Diamonds used to be nameless, with us they get their own DNA and everyone can follow their
Image: HB Antwerp Diamond company HB Antwerp will open a branch in the South African country of Botswana at the end of
Josep Borrell (High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy) hopes the 27 member states will decide on
“The Antwerp diamond trade has drastically curtailed its trade with Russia in recent months.” So said Prime Minister Alexander De Croo (Open
Image: courtesy of Michael Freilich, elected member of the Belgian Chamber of Representatives Antwerp diamond merchant is fed up with being disadvantaged.
In Antwerp, the supply of diamonds from Russia is stagnating. And what does come is rejected by some customers. “The war in
To boycott, or not to boycott. That’s the question. Should Antwerp ban Russian diamonds in order to avoid fueling Putin’s war chest?
Since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the international community took numerous measures to dry up funding for Russian military operations. The import of
The Russian invasion of Ukraine could also have an impact on Belgian companies, especially in the diamond and agricultural sectors. For the
Social resentment has been rearing its ugly head at diamond grader HRD Antwerp for the past few days. At stake: the correct