World of Diamonds (1976)

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  • Featuring

    Anthony Bate

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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The history of the De Beers Central Selling Organisation and how it grew into a worldwide diamond business. About the passage of diamonds from the mines through the various stages of sorting, valuation and sales. Shows London as the diamond centre of the world where 80% of all diamonds are classified. Aims to demonstrate that the financial strength and expertise of the central selling organisation aids market stability and benefits diamond producers, manufacturers and purchasers.

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