Industry News

Buoyant Rough Markets

Global rough markets remain buoyant with trading being spurred by strong manufacturing demand in India. Tender sales continue to deliver decent results providing buyers with the ability to be selective in their purchasing which is a big advantage in the current market.

Antwerp market nervous of what the market will deliver post-holiday period although dealers are holding very little rough stock.

Manufacturing profits remain squeezed driving many manufacturers to buy polished on the market instead of tying up capital in the manufacturing process.