Diamonds in Antwerp
Antwerp is the world diamond centre. Diamonds have been cut, polished, bought and sold in Antwerp since 1446. Eight out of ten rough diamonds and one in two polished diamonds that are traded globally will pass through Antwerp at least once. Consequently the Antwerp Cut and Antwerp Quality are considered worldwide to be synonymous of perfect diamonds. In addition to diamond jewellery you can also find a lot of other unique jewellery in Antwerp, made by Antwerp’s talented jewellery designers.
Antwerp’s Most Brilliant is made up of a selection of the most qualitative and reliable jewellers in Antwerp. They live up to Antwerp’s reputation as a diamond world capital
The Diamond Pavilion at MAS focuses exclusively on the “sparkling stone”, explaining why Antwerp is called the world diamond centre but also providing information about the diamond trade and industry...
In a visit behind the scenes the visitor will be given a glimpse behind the scenes of a diamond polishing workshop and a diamond exchange.