Results – Lusaka Rough Emerald and Beryl Auction
Date22 Apr 2013
Gemfields plc (AIM: GEM) is pleased to announce the results of its auction of predominantly lower quality rough emerald and beryl held in Lusaka from 15 April to 19 April 2013.
Possible Government Ban on Emerald Auctions Outside Zambia
Date08 Apr 2013
Pursuant to applicable LSE-AIM regulations, Gemfields plc (AIM : GEM) hereby notifies its shareholders of a possible ban by the Zambian government on the Company’s ability to sell its gemstones outside of the country. Such measures are potentially detrimental to the Zambian gemstone sector and would prevent the Company from being able to freely sell its gemstones in the markets where it believes it would realise the best prices.
Statement by Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Development Regarding Auctioning of Gemstones Within Zambia
Date07 Apr 2013
Press statement from the ministry of mines, energy and water development regarding the auctioning of gemstones within Zambia.