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De Beers reports lower July sales in line with expectations

Press release

DE BEERS ROUGH DIAMOND SALES FOR CYCLE 6, 2018

31 Jul 2018

De Beers Group today announced the value of rough diamonf sales (Global Sightholder Sales and Auction Sales) for the sixth sales cycle of 2018.

  Cycle 6 2018 (provisional)1 Cycle 5 2018 (actual)2 Cycle 6 2017 (actual)
Sales value3 ($m)  530 581 576

Notes to this table are shown at the bottom of this page.

Bruce Cleaver, CEO, De Beers Group, said: "In the sixth sales cycle of the year, demand for De Beers rough diamonds was in line with expectations during the seasonally quieter summer period for the industry’s midstream sector."

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