Botswana’s Gaborone to Sell 10% of Gemstones Manufactured Locally

Botswana’s Gaborone to Sell 10% of Gemstones Manufactured Locally

diamond5De Beers & The Botswana Government as joint owners of Debswana will increase the volume it makes available from $550 million to $800 million to local manufacturing companies and will pave the way for the Country to sell 10% of gemstones manufactured in the region.

Botswana’s Vice President Ponatshego states: “From humble beginnings to becoming the leading diamond producing country by value, we now embark on another segment in the journey chain”. A statement clearly revealing the diamond ambitions of Botswana in the near and distant future.