Shares down 12% in London on Thursday morning
Africa-focused producer continues to target strong margins from Letšeng
Gem Diamonds' Letseng mine in Lesotho remains operational during the country's latest lockdown
Country moves to code red
Letšeng could be set to re-open but diamond demand is expected to remain low.
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A 13.33ct pink diamond was sold for a Letšeng record of $656,933/carat
Stone recovered at Letšeng sold for US$8.75M or $656,933/ct
Diamond miner was forecast to hand back cash but says balancing books more important
Higher volume of rough diamonds recovered during the year at Letšeng
Diamond recovery guidance increased to 120,000-124,000ct