De Beers Group

De Beers drives true diamond beneficiation transformation

Local beneficiators also includes SMEs that have been selected through a rigorous process to be part of the Enterprise Development Project.

Mining Elites in Africa 2021: De Beers – Venetia

“As a business, our first and most important value is to Put Safety First. We value the health and safety of our people above all else."

De Beers’ darling delivered in 2020

The VUP will transition the mine from open pit to underground and in so doing extending its lifespan by an incredible 23 years.
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De Beers’ eighth sales cycle of 2020 valued at $467 million

De Beers Group has continued to implement a more flexible approach to rough diamond sales during the eighth sales cycle of 2020.
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Mining Elites 2020 recap: Excellence in Diamonds runner-up

Following on the heels of Cut-8, the US$2 billion Cut-9 expansion project will secure the operation’s future for at least another five years.
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De Beers Safety summit reaffirms drive to eliminate fatalities

“De Beers Group held its first CEO Safety Summit in 2017 and it has now become a permanent part of our calendar, being held twice a year.
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Runner-up: Excellence in Environmental Sustainability – De Beers Group

Towards the middle of 2019 De Beers Group had relocated 100 elephants from its Venetia Nature Reserve in South Africa to a national park in Mozambique.
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Global natural diamond production forecasted to fall again in 2020

Rough diamond prices were down by over 5% in aggregate in 2019, with some categories down by double digits says an independent analyst.
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DFS for Letlhakane underground mine could see development by 2025

Bakani Motihabani gives us a timeline of the DFS at Letlhakane diamond in terms of an underground shaft and the possible role XRT at the Orapa complex.
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Emerald projects benefit from diamond sorting technology

By adapting one of its XRF diamond sorting range of machines, De Beers Group Technology has created a secure and efficient sorting solution for emeralds.

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