Diamond Market Overview in Germany
The size of the diamond market in Germany shrank markedly to $ in , reducing by -% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Overall, consumption continues to indicate a perceptible decrease. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 when the market value increased by % y-o-y. Diamond consumption peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to , consumption remained at a lower figure.