Monday, February 11, 2008

South Africa: Endiama To Produce Ten Million Carats Of Diamond

AngolaPress "Angola`s State-owned National Company of Diamonds (Endiama E.P.) expects to increase its annual production from nine million to ten million carats of diamond this year.

ANGOP learnt on Saturday in Johannesburg, South Africa, from the head of delegation of Endiama’s technicians, Domingos Tiago Dias, that attended the 13th Conference On Mining Investment In Africa, held in Cape Town on February 4-7.

According to Domingos Tiago Dias, the country’s diamonds production last year reached 9.7 million carats, estimated at USD 1.3 million."