The renowned Belgian auction Jorisco ( ), organized a diamond auction with a record amount of more 140,000 carats of rough diamonds.
Internationally, there is a lot of interest in this auction, the bids exceeded all expectations and the yields are very good. The auction prices were $, the common currency in the international diamond trade. Sales of this single auction is turning over many auction houses in a year. The auction brochure in PDF format can be found here.