Diamond producers ranking next after De Beers and ALROSA

Diamond producers ranking next after De Beers and ALROSA

Yu.G. Danilov, A.A. Pakhomov, S.P. Leontiev

The article deals with the second-tier diamond producers, such as Petra Diamonds Limited, Dominion Diamond Corporation, Lucara Diamond, and Mountain Province Diamonds. The authors discuss their production structure and diamond output trends of the latest years showing the most dynamically developing and efficient companies and mines. Today, their share in the world diamond output is already significant. The analysis of development trends and experience of these producers prioritizes the opportunities and areas of boosting the efficiency of diamond mining.

Key words: diamond, second-tier, mining, carat, company, deposit, mine, implementation, strategy, structure, mineral feedstock

Mining Industry Journal №1 (137) 2018, p.79–83