DE BEERS’ ROUGH DIAMOND PRICES DECREASE


According to http://www.bloomberg.com, De Beers lowered prices by about 3 percent, with bigger reductions for certain categories, at a sale this week in Botswana, according to the people, who asked not to be identified as the information isn’t public. The miner offered about $450 million of rough diamonds at the sale, the people said. Full … Continue reading DE BEERS’ ROUGH DIAMOND PRICES DECREASE

Angolan diamond June sales up 20% – Vendas de diamantes angolanos aumentam 20% em Junho


The sale of Angolan diamonds in June increased 20% (when compared to May), reaching 117 MUSD (780 thousand ct, 156 thousand more than in May). According to the Angolan Government (MGM – Geology and Mines Ministry), the positive variation is due to a 32% increase in the production of the Catoca kimberlite mine (partly owned … Continue reading Angolan diamond June sales up 20% – Vendas de diamantes angolanos aumentam 20% em Junho