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A little sparkle in the diamond patch

A little sparkle in the diamond patch

Diamond recovery underway, maybe

Precious stones

10 JUNE 2020
NDC aims to restore crushed diamond sales

NDC aims to restore crushed diamond sales

Diamond Producers Association morphs into Natural Diamond Council as synthetic threat grows

Precious stones

01 JUNE 2020
Diamond prices in a rough place amid COVID-19

Diamond prices in a rough place amid COVID-19

Global diamond supply chain virtually suspended around the world in response to pandemic

Covid-19

21 APRIL 2020
COVID-19 weekly update

COVID-19 weekly update

What impact is COVID-19 having on mining and METS?

Covid-19

03 APRIL 2020
De Beers cancels diamond sale

De Beers cancels diamond sale

Pandemic restrictions prompt cancellation

Precious stones

31 MARCH 2020
De Beers Canada lodges Gahcho Kué expansion plans

De Beers Canada lodges Gahcho Kué expansion plans

More economical ore was defined at the north side of 5034 pit last year, prompting expansion plans

Precious stones

18 MARCH 2020
De Beers the thorn in Anglo's side

De Beers the thorn in Anglo's side

Diamond division continues to struggle as PGMs and iron ore flourish

Profit & Loss

20 FEBRUARY 2020
Lucara sees diamond price rise in Dec tender

Lucara sees diamond price rise in Dec tender

Latest sales tender achieved an average price of US$548 per carat - 40% higher than than Q3 price.

Precious stones

19 DECEMBER 2019
Price gives synthetic diamonds upper hand

Price gives synthetic diamonds upper hand

Retail market fires the latest shots in the precious-stones war

Miner's right

16 DECEMBER 2019
De Beers starts looking for diamonds near Cobalt

De Beers starts looking for diamonds near Cobalt

Drilling begins at two Tri Origin properties in Ontario

Precious stones

30 OCTOBER 2019
Anglo American Q3 results 'better than expected'

Anglo American Q3 results 'better than expected'

Iron ore and metallurgical coal production positive, while copper and diamonds suffered.

Copper News

22 OCTOBER 2019
De Beers' weak sales highlight ongoing squeeze

De Beers' weak sales highlight ongoing squeeze

Anglo American's De Beers latest diamond sales figures point to a continued depression in markets.

Precious stones

04 OCTOBER 2019