Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

$1,5 million diamond found in Yakutia
26.09.2012 13:10
$1,5 million diamond found in Yakutia

 A unique diamond, weight 158,2 carats, estimated over $1,5 million, was found by JSC Alrosa, the largest diamond producer in Russia, in Yakutia in September.


      

The size of the found uncut diamond is 352222 mm. This is a natural crystal of an oval shape and transparent. The central part is clear, without visible defects. In the peripheral zone there are some dark spots, a split and a technical spall.


      

According to the Center of diamonds classification of JSC Alrosa, the cost of this uncut diamond amounts over $1,5 million at an auction.   


      

JSC Alrosa accounts for 28% in the global diamond production in terms of value. JSC Alrosa accounts for 97% of Russia’s overall diamond output.


      


      

Photo: Press service of JSC Alrosa


      


      




Author: Irina Fomina

Tags: Alrosa Russian business    

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Export Duty on Oil will be Gradually Reduced to Zero
02.08.2018
The Growth Rate of the Catering Market Accelerated in 2018
28.01.2019
Tmall Marketplace will Start to Sell Medical Goods and Cosmetics in Russia
16.05.2019
Moscow is Going to Sell 340 Real Estate Items for Small Businesses on Special Conditions
24.02.2019
The Eastern Economic Forum Business Program
08.09.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Sochi Olympic Games 2014  plane crush  Knevichi airport  Omsk  Misha Brusilovsky  Sochi Olympics  Vadim Abdrashitov  Russian business  Contemporary Arts  travel to Russia  Russian tourist destinations  Moscow  El Lisitsky   FC Rubin  Russian sanctions   Nikita Mikhalkov  Oleg Mavromati  Cruiser Aurora  Smoking in Russia  St. Petersburg  Volgograd Region  Bolshoe Toko  Russian Cinema  Belgorod Region  Feodor Bruni  Russian legislation  Festivals in Moscow  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  State Duma  Stereotypes about Russia  geology  Russian Composers  Romanovs  Russian models  Spacecrafts  Pskov  ENEA  Russian regions  International Music Day  Legal Services in Russia  Best City in the World  airport transfer Saransk  Zarya  Wooden Architecture  obituary  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian tourism  Ossetia  Virtual Museum of Architecture  Saint Petersburg Museums 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites