After almost a decade of production stagnation around 130 Mct, Kimberley Process 2017 diamond annual production data show a marked production jump for diamonds. Production of rough diamonds rose from 134 Mct and US$12,4 bn (2016) to 151 Mct and US$15,9 bn (2017), an apparent return to pre-2008 levels (not there yet, but getting closer) … Continue reading A first (rough) look into 2017 diamond production
The 2017 SME Guide for Reporting Exploration Results, Mineral Resources, and Mineral Reserves has been adopted by the Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Inc. (SME) and is therefore strongly recommended to be used by members of this organization. The Guide is recommended as a minimum standard for reporting Exploration Results, Mineral Resources and Mineral … Continue reading SME Guide For Reporting Exploration Information, Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves
IDEX just reported on the 2017 Diamond Pipeline in the latest number of their online magazine. The 2017 update of IDEX’s conceptual map is an insert of a wider analysis of the current state of the diamond industry. It’s always worthwhile to read informed analysis; don’t miss it at http://www.idexonline.com/Magazine.html. IDEX’s Magazine view is somber, considering 2017 … Continue reading 2017 diamond flows and what lies ahead
Mais um curso no IST – FUNDEC, já daqui a uma semana – Prospecção de Jazigos Minerais. Para saber mais, e para obter o programa e ficha de inscrição, basta clicar aqui. Os contactos do FUNDEC podem ser obtidos clicando aqui. De 27 a 29 de setembro, um outro curso, Avaliação de Jazigos e Activos … Continue reading PROSPECÇÃO DE JAZIGOS MINERAIS – CURSO NO FUNDEC – IST, 20 e 21 setembro 2017
A DIAMANG faz 100 anos daqui poucos meses.
É oportunidade para celebrarmos ao longo de 2017 e 2018, a DIAMANG e os diamantes, Portugal e os Portugueses, Angola e os Angolanos.
Já existem algumas ideias; são precisas mais. O que podemos fazer, e onde?
WHAT DOES A DIAMOND SYMBOLISE FOR YOU ? From Monday July 3 to Sunday July 9 12.00pm, HRD organizes a Summer Contest on their Social Media platforms to discover what a diamond symbolizes for our online community. To participate, post an original photo or video about what a diamond symbolizes for you on your public … Continue reading WIN A DIAMOND: HRD ANTWERP JULY SUMMER CONTEST