The future of the diamond mining sector in the light of synthetic diamonds

Yu. G. Danilov

In recent years the world diamond mining sector has undergone radical changes. The analysis of the variation of the diamond output growth and the shares of four leading producers shows that ALROSA Group will further remain a leader in diamond mining. The importance of industrial diamonds for the world diamond business and prospects of gem diamond synthesis are discussed,

№6 (111) 2013

Key words: diamond mining, industrial diamonds, synthetic diamonds

Mining Industry Journal №6 2013, p.95