6th International Diamond Week in Ramat Gan, Israel
Ramat Gan, Israel. 13th February, 2017. The 6th International Diamond Week in Israel (IDWI), the largest to date, opens on the trading floor of the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) bringing hundreds of diamond buyers from more than 20 countries around the world. The Israel Diamond Exchange is considered the most secure in the world, covering an area of 100,000 square meters with 3,500 bourse members. Israeli diamonds are sold for over $2,000 per carat. Israel's 2015 annual export of diamonds exceeded $7.1 billion, comprising about 15% of the nation's industrial exports.