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ALROSA Group rough diamond sales up 44% in January

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(Kitco News) - In January, ALROSA Group said that it sold $405 million worth of rough and polished diamonds, a 44% year on year gain.

Rough diamond sales to third parties amounted to $390.2. Polished diamond sales added $14.8 million.

“January saw steady demand for rough diamonds as cutters continued restocking on the back of positive Christmas jewellery retail sales,” commented Evgeny Agureev, Deputy CEO of ALROSA.

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