BlueRock Diamonds has announced the sale of three recently recovered gem quality stones of 58.6 carats, 21.6 carats and 14.3 carats. The stones were sold for $585,000, $268,000 and $236,000 respectively for a total of $1.1million.
Mike Houston, Executive Chairman said:
“We are delighted with the price achieved for each of these high-quality diamonds, which brought the total sales proceeds for the August tender to $2.1 million, far exceeding the previous highest monthly sale of approximately $900,000. The average price per carat for the whole parcel was approximately $800.00.”
“Furthermore, I am pleased to report that commissioning of the transformational new plant is proceeding to plan and I look forward to updating the market in due course.”