Rio Tinto Diamonds is one of the world’s leading diamond producers and operates a globally integrated mine-to-market diamond business. For over three decades, the company has been an important participant in the international diamond market with two world-class underground diamond mines in Australia (Argyle) and Canada (Diavik).
Rio Tinto’s diamond sales and marketing activities, headquartered in Antwerp, Belgium, are supported by a network of representative offices in Hong Kong, Mumbai and New York.
Rio Tinto believes in supporting consumer confidence in its diamonds and plays an active role in addressing key industry issues surrounding product integrity and sustainable development. It is a leading supporter of the Kimberley Process, as well as a founding member of the Responsible Jewellery Council and the Diamond Producers Association.
“Rio Tinto is proud to be a Headline Partner of the JNA Awards for the last five years. Partnerships are at the heart of everything we do – they enable us to offer diamonds that are tracked from the source and through every stage of cutting & polishing by our customers. The JNA Awards plays an important role in fostering the kinds of partnerships required behind such innovative supply-chains, new products and new markets for diamond jewellery.”
- Simon Farry
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Rio Tinto Copper & Diamonds