Solomon Katzman, Antwerp enjoys an unparalleled supply of rough diamonds. We procure diamonds from Africa countries mining companies and artisanal miners direct.
In accordance with our highest ethical standards, Antwerp we takes great care to verify the provenance of its rough diamonds. Our internal distribution systems are designed to track the diamonds through the manufacturing and finishing processes.
Procedure for rough diamond import Antwerp in Belgium
An annual total of 36 billion dollars
The packages are delivered to Diamond Office, an AWDC department.
Diamond Trader and Forwarding Agent
From diamond trader to the Diamond Office
How are diamonds checked?
This process ensures that almost all conflict diamonds are detected. Cut diamonds do not require this Kimberley-certificate, as they were already checked when they were not yet polished.
Procedure for importing diamonds to Antwerp
Purchase of rough diamonds
Diamonds from African countries.
All stones will have been purchased in strict accordance with international agreements of the Kimberley Process.
The presentation of rough diamonds will be held at our office in Antwerp
Delivery Frequency: every week, monthly or as agreed.