Top Diamond Producing Countries The following charts show the top ten diamond producing countries by volume and the top ten countries when you look at it from the value of production. The top ten producing countries, that account for over 80% of the world's rough diamonds.
2015-3-12 Botswana has some of the highest yielding mines in the world and has been a leading producer of diamonds since 1999. The Jwaneng and the Orapa diamond mines in Botswana rank as the first and second biggest diamond mines in the world, estimated to produce $2.4B and $1.2B worth of diamond in 2015 respectively. That is, in terms of
2015-7-9 Australia plays an important role in the diamond world – it is the leading producer of color diamonds. Australia is famous for its pink, purple and red diamonds, and an important producer of some of the finest yellow diamonds around. At the same time, most of the country’s production is of low color and clarity diamonds.
Botswana is the biggest producer of diamonds in term of value, which accounts for 20% of the global supply. Half of government revenue comes from this industry, contributing approx 40% of country’s GDP. Jwaneng, the world’s richest diamond mine by value, is also present in Botswana.
2009-9-15 than indicated and could rank as high as fourth in the world. Phosphate rock is produced in some 40 countries, but 12 countries account for 92 percent of the world’s production (Table 1). Approximately 144 to 150 million tons of phosphate rock were produced annually between 1995 and 1997. Igneous deposits in Russia, Brazil, and
2003-2-4 Non-timber forest products include fruits and nuts, rattan, medicinal plants and bushmeat. Many people living in or near tropical rainforests rely for half or more of their protein on wild animals caught in the forest. The subsistence meat harvest in the Brazilian Amazon is put at up to
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2017-11-28 Vale SA is the world's second-largest mining company, the leading producer of iron ore and pellets and the world's second-biggest nickel producer. It also produces 134,000 ounces of platinum annually. As many nickel ores also contain PGMs, Vale is able to extract platinum as a by-product of its nickel-refining process. The