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Gemfields : the vision of a profitable and responsible mining company

Gemfields part 1 : presentation of the company

Season 2, episode 71
1 hr 17 min / Published

Gemfields Group : the vision of a profitable and responsible mining company

My guest is the CEO of Gemfields company Sean Gilbertson.

Gemfields is a world-leading supplier of responsibly sourced colored gemstones. They specialize in emeralds mined From Zambia and Rubies from Mozambique. As a public company, they show their revenues, which is very rare in this industry.

Sean Gilbertson explains to us how Gemfields created a vision and a profitable business by being responsible.

Gemfields share 25% of their revenues with the host government, which allow them to contribute to the local community

It was a great pleasure to learn from him. Here you will find some very interesting insights about Gemfields company !

We started with the history of the company and I asked what is the Gilbertson philosophy. 

How does the auction work in Gemfields ?

How many sales of commercial quality and high quality 

How was the trade before the auctions model in the mining field?  

The price of rough has increased, is it still interesting for intermediate dealers? 

The definition of an efficient market for Sean? 

The law of supply and demand in gemstone? 

How to guarantee a regular supply when production is volatile?

What is it like to work in a mine? 

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