R/€ = 15.20 Change: -0.10
R/$ = 13.84 Change: 0.02
Au 1278.03 $/oz Change: 9.16
Pt 984.00 $/oz Change: 19.00


Lucara completes second auction, undeterred by soft demand

By: Henry Lazenby     17th July 2012 Diamond junior Lucara Diamond on Monday said it had completed its second auction of diamonds from its Karowe mine, in Botswana, raking in $6.5-million in revenue. On July 16, a total of 35 individual lots containing 36 842 ct of diamonds were put up for sale, of which 32 lots were sold. 

Lucara nets $5.64m in first Karowe diamond auction

By: Henry Lazenby     12th June 2012 Southern Africa-focused diamond miner Lucara Diamonds on Monday sold the first 26 196 ct of diamonds produced from its Karowe mine, in Botswana, for a total of $5.64-million during an online sale. Lucara said 35 individual lots containing 29 339 ct of diamonds were put up for sale through the... 

Lucara recovers first Karowe diamonds, closes $25m facility

By: Henry Lazenby     23rd April 2012 Emerging miner Lucara Diamond said on Monday it had closed a $25-million revolving credit facility to fund development and operations at its new Karowe diamond mine, in Botswana. This comes as the Vancouver-based firm also announced first production from the mine, with over 5 300 ct recovered... 

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