U.S. Employs ‘Self-Certification’ as Full Ban on Russian Diamonds Begins

Posted on March 4, 2024 by Brecken Branstrator, GIA GG

In December, G7 leaders announced phased restrictions on the import of Russian diamonds, including those processed in third countries. The U.S. quickly followed with an Executive Order that closed a loophole allowing for Russian-origin diamonds…

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