Mexico knocks out Russia from FIFA Confederations Cup with 2-1 win in KazanSport June 24, 19:59
Putin visits Crimean youth camp ArtekSociety & Culture June 24, 19:42
Conflict around Qatar should be settled by diplomatic means - source at Foreign MinistryRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 24, 16:44
More than 237,000 fans attend Confederations Cup matches already - Deputy PM MutkoSport June 24, 15:03
Sistema's president hopes for dialogue with Rosneft on settlement agreementBusiness & Economy June 24, 14:56
CNN deletes article about meeting between Scaramucci and Russian Direct Investment FundWorld June 24, 13:12
Ukrainian Army units shell Donetsk Republic in first hours of newceasefireWorld June 24, 5:19
Politician says Russia vs Mexico football game will be interesting to watchSport June 23, 21:11
Kyrgyz president sees revival of relations with Russia as major result of his tenureWorld June 23, 20:49
In monetary terms, diamond exports rose 20.6% to $1.41 billion.
Exports to Belgium amounted to 7.87 million carats and were worth $923 million. Exports to India, United Arab Emirates, Israel and China amounted to 2.45 million carats, 948,000 carats, 322,000 carats and 154,000 carats respectively.Uncut diamond imports slumped 61.5% to 8,040 carats. China supplied 3,200 carats worth $9.6 million, the UK supplied 2,300 carats valued at $52,000 and Belgium supplied 1,400 carats worth $5 million.
Russian diamond mining giant ALROSA mined 7.9 million carats of diamonds in the reporting period, up 6% year on year.