International Diamond Week 2019 in Ramat Gan, Israel
Ramat Gan, Israel. 29th January, 2019. Four hundred buyers from more than 20 countries join Israeli diamond manufacturing and trading firms on International Diamond Week as some 1,500 people are expected to trade more than $1 billion of polished diamonds this week. 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. In spite of security measures the theft from the exchange floor of a bag of diamonds worth hundreds of thousands of Israeli Shekels was recorded on security cameras 28th January, 2019, but perpetrator has not yet been identified.