HRD - Diamond High Council


HRD - Diamond High Council

HRD - The Diamond High Council (Hoge Raad voor Diamant, HRD) is a non-profit organisation at the service of the Belgium diamond trade and industry. The HRD not only acts as the representative and mouthpiece of the diamond sector, the various departments also offer the diamond community a wide range of services.

The HRD Certificates Department, founded in 1976 to meet the growing demand for reliable diamond certificates. At that time, a large number of diamond laboratories existed. Concerning nomenclature and grading methods, confusion reigned, which made it very difficult for the consumer and even for the professional diamond dealer to judge the value and meaning of a diamond certificate. The HRD diamond certificate takes all the subjectivity out of a diamonds grade by independantly certifying the diamonds. When purchasing a diamond a diamonds broker which specializes in HRD certified diamonds provides the consumer an excellent diamond at a wholesale price.

HRD certified diamonds are the answer for the average consumer. The HRD Diamond Certificate is officially recognized globally as the leading diamond grading certificate. The Diamond High Council provides independant accurate information on the HRD certified diamonds. For the consumer, HRD certified diamonds allow you to compare prices from for diamonds that are the same quality. Insist that your diamonds broker carry HRD diamond certificates as a reliable and top quality diamond certificate.