Welcome to African Diamond Annex

Invest in Diamonds

African Diamond Annex is a South African diamond trading company and an affiliate of the Mineral Trader Group.

Our goal is to make certified polished diamonds easily and readily available to the public, both locally and abroad.

We pride ourselves in supplying quality stones at an affordable price, and steering well clear of so called 'conflict diamonds'.

Our diamonds are polished in factories in Pretoria, Johannesburg and Durban, and certified by the internationally respected Jewellery Counsel of South Africa and the European Gemmological Laboratory.

Start investing in one of the most valuable and lucrative commodities on earth. Start investing in diamonds today, by contacting African Diamond Annex.

Diamond Education, everything you need to know


Smart Diamond Shopper

Smart Diamond Shopper

Selecting a diamond is a decision of a lifetime and the process starts with knowing the 4Cs of a diamond.

Diamond Shopper
Polished Diamonds

The 4 C's of a Polished Diamond

The 4 C's are four characteristics that are used to determine the value of a diamond -- Clarity, Color, Cut, and Carat Weight.

The 4 C's to Know
Diamond Shape & Cut

Diamonds Shapes and Cuts

When it comes to diamonds, most consumers tend to use the words "cut" and "shape" interchangeably. But for diamond expert, there is a big difference.

Shapes and Cuts
Know Your Diamond Like an Expert

Know Your Diamond Like an Expert

Learn to talk about a Diamond like an Expert! From the Table to the Culet.

Know Your Diamonds