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Petra Diamonds: When the Going Gets Tough, The Rough Gets Going

Petra Diamonds: When the Going Gets Tough, The Rough Gets Going

The Diamond Loupe
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The Diamond Loupe

Petra Diamonds: When the Going Gets Tough, The Rough Gets Going

A lovely springtime sun is warming up the Antwerp diamond square mile, boosting temperatures from snowy below zero barely a week ago to a pleasant 15°Celcius. The weather is echoing the sentiment on the market and at Petra Diamonds, as both have emerged from tough times probably stronger than before.

Since the outbreak of the pandemic in March last year, Petra Diamonds was one of the first to shift gears as the world was paralyzed. The Johannesburg sales were put on hold and the miner started focusing its sales on Antwerp, where operations continued despite global lockdowns.

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