IDMA Treasurer discusses reshaping and challenges of diamond industry ...

IDMA Treasurer discusses reshaping and challenges of diamond industry ...

02.12.2010: ... at 2010 China Diamond Conference in Shanghai Stephane Fischler, Treasurer of the International Diamond Manufacturers Association (IDMA), the representative body of the world's diamond manufacturers, addressed the 2010 China Diamond

... at 2010 China Diamond Conference in Shanghai

Stephane Fischler, Treasurer of the International Diamond Manufacturers Association (IDMA), the representative body of the world's diamond manufacturers, addressed the 2010 China Diamond Conference in Shanghai on the need for long-term competitiveness to ensure the viability of the global diamond manufacturing industry.
 
Fischler, who also appeared in his capacity as chairman of the International Diamond Council (IDC), discussed the geopolitical shifts and the financial dynamics the industry has experienced, and in particular the development of new consumer markets in India and China.
 
He addressed issues such as the effect the proportional increase of the ageing population has on both the traditional and newer consumer markets; the need to support and raise awareness among industry members about consumer confidence issues; and sticking to best business principles.
 
Within this framework, Fischler introduced and presented the Chinese translation of the IDC Rules. "These will no doubt contribute to enhancing the trust and comfort level of the Chinese consumer in diamonds and diamond jewellery."
 



About IDMA:

The International Diamond Manufacturers Association (IDMA) was founded and convened for the first time in 1946 in Antwerp. It is committed to fostering and promoting the highest ideals of integrity and best practices throughout the diamond industry worldwide, as well as full compliance with all relevant national and international laws.

Towards this end, the organization has developed and adopted a Code of Conduct which is binding on all members. IDMA also works to encourage fair and honorable practices and decent working conditions for those employed in the diamond industry; and to preserve, protect and promote the trust and confidence of consumers with respect to diamonds and diamond products. It encourages and supports social responsibility by the diamond industry worldwide.


IDMA seeks to take a unified leadership role on all issues affecting the industry and convenes bi-annually, at the same time as the World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB). The Congress includes a session of the general assemblies of both organizations, where joint resolutions are passed on current issues of concern. 

IDMA played an active role in establishing the Kimberly Process and is a co-founder of the World Diamond Council.  IDMA has 12 national member associations representing virtually all diamond manufacturers worldwide. Visit the IDMA website at: www.idma.net.



- Ya'akov Almor - logo IDMA

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