Reviewing Rough Diamond Production
Rough diamond production increased as Rio Tinto’s Argyle mine grew 6 percent year after year. 3.6 million carats of rough diamonds in addition to and 10 percent growth recorded at the Diavik mine. Rough diamond production at the Argyle mine increased 4 percent to 14 million carats. Especially relevant, Diavak’s full year production schedule estimates an increase 4 percent to a staggering 4 million carats. In addtion 980,000 carats of rough diamonds in the fourth quarter.
Diavak Mine Diamond Production
Rio Tinto owns a 60 percent share of the …