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De Beers, Botswana Prep for New Sales Deal
Botswana once again finds itself at a crossroads. The sparsely populated, landlocked country is in a constant battle to ensure the
News Jul 09, 2018 Avi Krawitz
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Karowe Firm Gets First Female Boss
Lucara Diamond Corp. has appointed Naseem Lahri as the first female managing director of its Boteti Mining
News May 02, 2018 Rapaport News
De Beers Orapa Mine
De Beers Raises Output in Healthy Market
De Beers’ production grew during the first quarter as the company reached full capacity at its Gahcho Kué
News Apr 24, 2018 Rapaport News
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Botswana’s Rough Exports Drop
Botswana’s rough-diamond exports declined 14% to $3.48 billion in 2017, according to data released by the Bank of Botswana. After
News Jan 31, 2018 Rapaport News
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Okavango Annual Rough Sales Increase
Botswana’s Okavango Diamond Company (ODC) reported that rough sales rose 4% in 2017, boosted by higher prices achieved
News Jan 15, 2018 Rapaport News
Jwaneng Mine, Botswana
Diamond Rebound Prompts Botswana Upgrade
Standard and Poor’s (S&P) has raised Botswana’s economic outlook from negative to stable, citing an upturn in the
News Oct 31, 2017 Rapaport News
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De Beers Sees Sales Volume Rise
De Beers’ sales volume and production jumped in the third quarter as the market stabilized and due to the
News Oct 25, 2017 Rapaport News
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Botswana Rough Exports Drop
Botswana’s rough-diamond exports declined 9% year on year in the first half, according to data the Bank of Botswana released
News Aug 21, 2017 Rapaport News
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De Beers Sees Production, Sales Volume Jump
De Beers reported a spike in rough diamond production and sales during the second quarter, noting stable trading
News Jul 20, 2017 Rapaport News
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S&P: Botswana Vulnerable to Weak Diamond Market
Standard & Poor’s (S&P) maintained its negative outlook for Botswana last week due to the country’s
News Apr 30, 2017 Rapaport News
Okavango
Okavango Unveils New Way of Selling Rough
Okavango Diamond Company will test selling rough diamonds via term auctions next year, providing customers
News Dec 22, 2016 Avi Krawitz
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De Beers to Add 25 Years to Botswana Mine
Debswana, De Beers mining joint venture in Botswana, is close to completing a tailings project that will extend the Letlhakane
News Dec 06, 2016 Rapaport News
Jwaneng Mine, Botswana
De Beers Sales Volume Jumps After Market Recovery
De Beers total rough diamond sales grew 77 percent by volume in the third quarter, reflecting improved trading conditions
News Oct 25, 2016 Rapaport News
Jwaneng Operations
De Beers Sales Volume Soars
De Beers sales volume spiked in the first half as diamond manufacturers restocked inventory that had depleted toward
News Jul 20, 2016 Rapaport News
Okavango
Okavango 1H Rough Sales Soar on Record Supply
Okavango Diamond Company’s sales surged after the volume of rough supplied climbed to a record in the first half.
News Jul 13, 2016 Rapaport News
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De Beers to Divest Stake in Botswanan Coal Mine
De Beers will sell to the government its 50 percent stake in Botswana’s only coal mine as the miner’s parent
News Jun 14, 2016 Rapaport News
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De Beers Reduces 1Q Output by 10%
De Beers diamond production slid 10 percent to 6.9 million carats in the first quarter as the miner reduced output
News Apr 21, 2016 Rapaport News
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Botswana 3Q Rough Exports Drop 41%
Exports of rough diamonds from mines in Botswana fell 41 percent to $531.9 million in the third quarter to September, mirroring
News Nov 03, 2015 Rapaport News
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De Beers 3Q Production Drops 27%
De Beers rough diamond production fell 27 percent year on year to 6.012 million carats during the third quarter
News Oct 22, 2015 Rapaport News
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Botswana First Half Rough Exports -15%
Exports of rough diamonds from mines in Botswana fell 15 percent in the first six months of 2015 to $1.7bn (Pula
News Oct 01, 2015 Rapaport News
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