Maximum corundum: Australia’s vibrant sapphire industry

With sapphire mining stretching back more than 150 years, Australia has a rich and storied history with the famed blue-,…

Gemfield’s ruby auction

Gemfields has held its first auction of rough rubies since 2019, and the event has proved to be a success,…

Red, red rubies

Ruby, the birthstone of July, can cost from $3 to $23,000 per carat

ICA issues collateral damage warning

The United States’ Tom Lantos ‘Block Burmese JADE Act of 2008’, which bars Burmese rubies and jadeite from entering America…