RapNet


Rapaport News

 

Mining

 

Búsqueda avanzada
Últimos artículos
Videos
Funciones
Noticias
Minas
Mercados en bruto
Mercados de pulidos
Fabricación
Minoristas

Big-Stone Recoveries Return as Letšeng Reopens

87-carat white and 60-carat yellow among latest finds at Gem Diamonds mine in Lesotho.
May 5, 2020 7:29 AM   By Rapaport News
Print Imprimir Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Compartir Share


RAPAPORT... Gem Diamonds has recovered a number of large, high-quality stones at its Letšeng mine in Lesotho, all found in the first week after production resumed following the COVID-19 lockdown.

They include a 60-carat, light-yellow, type I diamond, and three D-color, white, type II diamonds weighing 87, 66 and 23 carats, the company said Monday. It also found several diamonds over 10.8 carats.

Between February and March, the miner unearthed four white diamonds weighing 88, 56, 53 and 33 carats. It has also retrieved two diamonds over 100 carats so far this year, and a 13.33-carat pink.

Gem Diamonds restarted production at Letšeng last week after the government allowed the mining sector to reopen following an extended shutdown. Lesotho remains on lockdown until May 5.

Image: The latest rough-diamond recoveries from Letšeng. (Gem Diamonds)
Etiquetas: COVID-19, Gem Diamonds, Letšeng, Letšeng mine, Rapaport News
Artículos similares
Comentarios: (0)  Add comment Agregar comentario
Organizar comentarios De último a primero



Llámenos: 1-702-893-9400
Member License Agreement   Reglamento y Código de Conducta de RapNet    Política de privacidad  
  
twitter twitter
Acerca de Rapaport
Anuncie con nosotros