More than virtually any other, the international diamond community is one based on trust, personal relationships and face-to-face negotiation. It’s a highly competitive and increasingly fast-changing environment where success depends on deep knowledge. In May 2017 we launched CARAT+ in the de facto capital of the global diamond and diamond jewellery business, Antwerp. The event got off to a strong start, attracting many Diamond Trading Company (DTC) sightholders and prestigious sponsors.