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Struggling Stornoway Seeks Buyer for Renard
Stornoway Diamond Corporation is looking for investors to help salvage its Renard mine as the company continues to incur high financial losses. The miner called for offers to purchase its Canada operations after receiving $11.7...
Mining Jun 11, 2019 Rapaport News
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Stornoway Loss Deepens Amid Slow Market
Stornoway Diamond Corporation fell deeper into the red inthe first quarter, as rough prices softened, it saidMonday. The miner recorded a net loss of CAD 48.4 million ($36million) for the three months ending March...
Mining May 14, 2019 Rapaport News
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Stornoway to Suspend Open-Pit Operations
Stornoway Diamonds will halt open-pit mining atits Renard deposit in an effort to cut costs. The Canada-based miner temporarily suspended activities and shut down aportion of its equipment starting this month, it said last week....
Mining Apr 14, 2019 Rapaport News
Stornoway Loss Deepens Amid Renard Delays
Stornoway Diamond Corporation increased its net loss in2018 after experiencing delays in the transition to underground mining at its Renard project in Canada. The deficit widened to CAD 329.4 million ($246.8 million),compared with a loss of CAD...
Mining Mar 31, 2019 Rapaport News
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Analysts Expect Flat Rough Prices in 2019
Rough-diamond prices will remain sluggish this year as themarket challenges that arose in the second half of last year are set to continue,two investment banks have warned.Prices are likely to drop 1% to 2% in the first half of2019,...
Rough Markets Mar 28, 2019 Rapaport News
Stornoway Appoints Head of Operations
Stornoway Diamond Corporation has promoted Patrick Sévigny tovice president of operations with immediate effect, the company said Monday. Sévigny has been with the Canada-based miner since 2015 asmanager of mining operations at its...
Mining Jan 30, 2019 Rapaport News
Weakness in Low-Value Stones Hits Stornoway
Stornoway Diamond Corporation’s sales fell in the finalthree months of last year as weakness in the Indian market dented prices oflower-value rough from its Renard mine in Canada. Fourth-quarter proceeds dropped 35% to CAD 32.1 million($24.2...
Mining Jan 20, 2019 Rapaport News
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Stornoway Names Patrick Godin as CEO
Stornoway Diamond Corporation has appointed a new CEO after reporting its third successive quarterly loss. Patrick Godin, Stornoway’s chief operating officer, willsucceed Matt Manson on January 1, the company said Wednesday. Stornoway recorded...
Mining Nov 15, 2018 Rapaport News
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Stornoway Completes Renard Underground Mine
The Renard underground mine in Canada is running at full capacity,after a slower-than-expected transition from open-pit operations in the firsthalf of the year, Stornoway Diamond Corporation said Tuesday.The miner is producing 6,039 tonnes of ore per day from...
Mining Sep 05, 2018 Rapaport News
Stornoway Reports Loss Amid Renard Delays
Stornoway Diamond Corporation went into the red in thesecond quarter as delays at its Renard mine resulted in lower-quality productionthan it had anticipated. The miner recorded a net loss of $27.4 million (CAD 35.9million) for the three...
Mining Aug 15, 2018 Rapaport News
Renard Output and Sales Fall in 2Q
Stornoway Diamond Corporation saw production and sales dropin the second quarter amid a slowdown while the company transitions from open-pitto underground mining. The miner produced 223,351 carats from its Renard mine...
Mining Jul 08, 2018 Rapaport News
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Global Rough Production Surges in 2017
Global rough-diamond production increased in 2017, mainlydue to new mines in Canada, according to data the Kimberley Process (KP)released last week. Total output rose 29% to $15.87 billion last year, the KPsaid. By volume, production grew...
Rough Markets Jul 08, 2018 Rapaport News
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Renard Operations to Resume After Fire
Stornoway Diamond Corporation will recommence operations at itsRenard mine in Canada after a brief suspension caused by a nearby forest fire,it said Tuesday. The miner will start sending staff members to the site onWednesday, and expects...
Mining Jul 04, 2018 Rapaport News
Renard fire July 2018
Fire Halts Operations at Stornoway Mine
Stornoway Diamond Corporation has suspended operations atthe Renard mine in Canada due to a local forest fire.The blaze had reached within 100 meters of the mine’s accessroad as of 6:30 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) Monday,...
Mining Jul 03, 2018 Rapaport News
Stornoway Lowers Production Outlook
Stornoway Diamond Corporation has reduced its production-and-salesexpectations for this year, as its shift to underground mining has resulted in lowergrades.The company now plans to produce between 1.35 million and1.4 million carats from its Renard...
Mining May 21, 2018 Rapaport News
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37ct. Diamond Boosts Stornoway Prices
Stornoway Diamond Corporation saw rough prices rise in thefirst quarter, driven by a resurgent market and the sale of its most expensive stoneto date. The miner achieved an average price of $112 per carat forthe three...
Mining Apr 12, 2018 Rapaport News
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Renard Price Drop Leads to Stornoway Loss
Stornoway Diamond Corporation recorded a loss in 2017, as lower-than-expectedrough prices forced it to devalue its Renard mine. The miner reported a net loss of $88.8 million (CAD 114.6million), versus a profit of $15.2 million (CAD 19.6 million) in 2016,it...
Mining Mar 28, 2018 Rapaport News
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Stornoway Hit by Challenging Diamond Market
Stornoway Diamond Corporation ended 2017 with lower than expected production and sales, as tough market conditions and operating glitches at the Renard mine marred its first year of operations. The company recovered 1.64...
Mining Jan 15, 2018 Rapaport News
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Diamond Market Dip Hits Stornoway
Stornoway Diamond Corporation recorded revenue of $39.2million (CAD 50 million) in the third quarter as a decline in the rough-diamondmarket impacted prices. Prices at rough tenders dropped by 6% to 8% during Augustand September, “which influenced the results of our final sales...
Mining Nov 05, 2017 Rapaport News
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Stornoway Sees Robust Output at Renard Mine
Stornoway DiamondCorporation reported higher-than-planned recovery of diamonds from its Renardmine in Canada in the third quarter and higher average pricing compared to thefirst half of the year.Duringthe quarter that ended September 30, better-than-expected ore grades...
Mining Oct 16, 2017 Rapaport News
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