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Gemstone demand seen holding up

Demand for gemstones and especially emeralds is holding up in the face of fears of a global economic slowdown and an expected downturn in consumer spending.

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Gemfields see record demand

The latest auction by London-listed miner Gemfields raised over US$32 million in revenue, the second highest amount received for Zambia-based Kagem Mining's commercial quality emeralds with 44