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rough

(rŭf),
Not smooth; denoting the irregular, coarsely granular surface of a certain bacterial colony type.
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to purchase up to 100% of the future production of rough diamonds from the Krone-Endora at Venetia project at then current prices to be determined by the parties on an ongoing basis.
Our recent visit to Angola lays the foundation for further enhancing our relations with Angola, which is today the world's third largest producer of rough diamonds, producing diamonds worth around US$1.
DUBAI: Total trade in rough diamonds in Dubai grew 36 per cent to $3.
The recovery of all rough diamonds to date are incidental to the ongoing commissioning and testing exercises performed at the Project.
Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council formed the World Diamond Conference and it would aid Indian companies to get direct supply of rough diamonds from Russia.
Two rough diamond sales (in August and September) were held during the quarter, ahead of the important Diwali holiday in India, which has resulted in an increase in the diamonds held in inventory at the end of the period.
Dubai: Two passengers smuggling more than a kilogram of rough diamonds -- worth Dh4 million -- have been caught at Dubai International Airport, officials said.
They say that proves Taylor lied when he said he never possessed rough diamonds.
Prosecutors say she received a rough diamond from Taylor in South Africa at a celebrity-packed 1997 reception hosted by Nelson Mandela.
61607; Opens second office in Dubai to support rough diamond trade Office located in Almas Towers - newest hub of commodity trading Facilitates trade of ethically sourced diamonds via DMCC
ROUGH DIAMOND, the BBC's six-part Sunday evening racing drama, received a welcome boost at the weekend when the final episode was watched by 3.
De Beers, the world's biggest diamond producer, has posted an eight per cent rise in first-half rough diamond sales helped by higher prices and buoyant demand.