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Miners overlooking the plant at the Jwaneng mine in Botswana. Credit: Debswana

Diamond market slows after strong recovery

A strong recovery followed an industry-wide diamond inventory buildup in 2014-2015 and another slide after India’s demonetization in late 2016. However, lately, the diamond industry’s…


Mining at the Gahcho Kue diamond mine. Credit: Mountain Province Diamonds

Gahcho Kué makes the grade

After reaching commercial production on March 1, De Beers’ and Mountain Province Diamonds’ (TSX: MPVD; NASDAQ: MPVD) Gahcho Kué mine pushed into high gear with…





De Beers' Orapa mine in Botswana. Credit: De Beers

Diamond Association targets millennials

The Diamond Producers’ Association (DPA) is aiming its first marketing campaign squarely at millennials. The campaign, launched in October, consists of two tag lines: “Real…



Kennady Diamonds' Kennady North project in the Northwest Territories. Credit: Kennady Diamonds.

Kelvin kimberlite earns high grades

The results of a second bulk sample at Kennady Diamonds’ (TSXV: KDI) Kennady North diamond project in the Northwest Territories confirm the high grade potential…