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BlueRock Set to More Than Double Production
BlueRock Diamonds expects output to more than double in 2021 amid the expansion of its Kareevlei mine in South Africa, it said Tuesday.The company plans to produce between 34,000 and 46,000 carats next year, compared with...
Mining Sep 30, 2020 Rapaport News
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BlueRock Average Rough Price Rises
BlueRock Diamonds saw the average price for rough from its Kareevlei mine increase 14% in July compared with the previous month, it reported last week.The miner sold 3,805 carats of diamonds from the...
Mining Sep 06, 2020 Rapaport News
BlueRock Offloads Diamonds in Private Sale
BlueRock Diamonds has sold a parcel of rough for $700,000 in a private sale, noting that the average realized price was approximately 15% below pre-pandemic levels.The miner sold 2,400 carats from its Kareevlei mine...
Mining Jun 09, 2020 Rapaport News
BlueRock Hits Record Output After Reopening
BlueRock Diamonds has reached record production at its Kareevlei mine in South Africa, after resuming operations last month.Output since May 11, when the deposit reopened following a Covid-19 lockdown, totaled 41,500 tonnes of ore,...
Mining Jun 04, 2020 Rapaport News
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Delgatto to Finance BlueRock’s Diamonds
Delgatto Diamond Finance Fund (DDFF) will provide presale financing for rough from BlueRock Diamonds’ Kareevlei mine in South Africa to help boost liquidity until diamond prices recover.BlueRock will sell its monthly parcel...
Mining May 13, 2020 Rapaport News
BlueRock Restarts South African Mine
BlueRock Diamonds has resumed operations at its Kareevlei deposit in South Africa after the government allowed the mining sector to reopen.The company expects to reach full capacity by the end of the month, it said Monday. However,...
Mining May 12, 2020 Rapaport News
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Kareevlei Rough Fetches $9,751/ct.
BlueRock Diamonds, which owns the Kareevlei mine in SouthAfrica, has sold a 10.6-carat rough diamond for $103,000 at its Septembertender. The stone, fetching $9,751 per carat, is the sixth diamond the miner has sold...
Mining Sep 23, 2019 Rapaport News
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BlueRock Loss Narrows as Sales Rise
BlueRock Diamonds improved its bottom line in the first half,as sales grew amid increased production and a higher average price, the minersaid Monday. The company reported a loss of GBP 381,027 ($458,064) fromits Kareevlei...
Mining Sep 03, 2019 Rapaport News
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Regulator Halts BlueRock Mining Operations
South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) hassuspended operations at BlueRock Diamonds’ Kareevlei mine after a machinery accident. The mining regulator issued a formal complaint regarding BlueRock’s use of its trackless mining machines, thecompany said...
Mining Jan 27, 2019 Rapaport News
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BlueRock's Soaring Sales Narrow 1H Loss
BlueRock Diamonds narrowed its loss in the first half of theyear as a surge in revenue outweighed higher expenses.Total loss was cut 5.5 percent to $403,306 (GBP 310,324) inthe six months that ended June 30, the...
Mining Sep 29, 2016 Rapaport News
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BlueRock to Restart Kareevlei Operations
BlueRock Diamonds will recommence operations at a mine inSouth Africa’s Northern Cape province on August 29, after implementing the necessaryadjustments to regain compliance with the Department of Mineral Resources(DMR).A DMR visit to the Kareevlei mine on July...
Mining Aug 28, 2016 Rapaport News
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