In October of this year, ALROSA Group sold diamond-diamond products for a total of $ 337.6 million. The volume of sales of rough diamonds in value terms amounted to 326.7 million US dollars, diamonds – 10.9 million US dollars.
In the period from January to October 2017, ALROSA’s diamond-diamond products sales in value terms amounted to $ 3.695 billion. At the same time, the total cost of sold rough was 3.616 billion US dollars, diamonds – 79.0 million US dollars.
“Trading activity in October was higher than a month earlier – the company’s sales increased compared to September, which was supported by an additional growth in demand for small-sized raw materials at the end of the month. At the same time, sales in October last year were higher in money terms due to the realization of a larger volume of production from stocks, “Yuriy Okoyomov, ALROSA Vice-President, commented on the results of the October sales.