WFDB Accepts the Diamond Bourse of Canada as New Member
The Diamond Bourse of Canada is pleased to announce our induction into the World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) on June 16, 2014. DBC is the 29th Bourse to be inducted and Bourse President, Mr. David Gavin, accepted this distinguished honour on behalf of the Diamond Bourse of Canada from Mr. Ernie Blom, President of the WFDB.
“Being accepted as the 29 member of the WFDB has raised our profile on the world stage and solidifies our positioning allowing us to coordinate strategies on issues of common interest“ David Gavin.
WFDB members approved the applications at the 36th World Diamond Congress in Antwerp which opened on Monday. The Congress is the bi-annual meeting of WFDB and the International Diamond Manufacturers Association (IDMA).
WFDB: WORLD FEDERATION OF DIAMOND BOURSES
Dear Mr. Gavin,
36th World Diamond Congress, Antwerp, 15-18 June 2014
I am delighted to take this opportunity to inform you of the 36th World Diamond Congress, which will take place in Antwerp from Sunday 15 June until Wednesday 18 June 2014.
The Congress will commence with registration and WFDB committee meetings on Sunday 15 June 2014 and is scheduled to end with a press conference Wednesday 18 June around midday.
As previously mentioned, the application for your bourse to become a WFDB affiliated member will be tabled at Congress and I hope to welcome a delegation from your bourse to participate in an observer capacity.
I would like to inform you that there will be an online registration service, which will be available soon. I would therefore suggest that you consult the following website on a regular basis: www.diamondcongress2014.com. This website will also provide updated information on the Congress. For any practical information, you can send an email to email@example.com.
I sincerely hope that you will join us in making the 2014 Congress a success and I look forward to welcoming you in Antwerp.
About the WDC and WFDB:
The World Diamond Congress (WDC) and the World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) provides diamantaires from around the world a unique opportunity to come together and discuss how we can react to changing conditions in the market.
Since 1947, the WFDB has provided the diamond sector with an ability to act decisively and in unison, despite the great distances between the various manufacturing and trading centres. This ensures that the world federation will remain the industry’s most important representative body for diamonds in years to come.
World Diamond Congress 2014
Diamond Dealers Club (DDC) President Reuven Kaufman announced that for the second edition of Israel Diamond Week (IDW), his Bourse will host more than 100 Israel diamond companies from the Israel Diamond Exchange.
DBC members must register with the Diamond Bourse of Canada to attend please call: 416-663-3262 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about the Diamond Dealers Club: http://www.nyddc.com/