Namibia is the 9th largest diamond producer in the world, by value.
Namibia produces 95% gem quality diamonds.
The strength of Namibia's diamonds lies in the high value stones, ranking 2nd globally by dollar per carat.
Debmarine Namibia's annual production capacity is 1.4million carats.
Debmarine Namibia is the largest producer of diamonds in Namibia, by value and volume.
Debmarine Namibia accounts for around 70% of total diamond production in Namibia.
The mv Mafuta is the world’s largest marine diamond mining vessel.
The mv Mafuta accounts for over 50% of total Debmarine Namibia production.
Wave swells in the Debmarine Namibia mining licence area can reach up to 10 metres.
The biggest diamond produced by Debmarine Namibia was 80.3 carats.

Company News

Donation to University of Namibia and Ministry of Fisheries

Date Posted: 05 Apr 2018

Today, though the Debmarine Namibia Social Responsibility Fund, we are honouring our commitment to education, capacity and & skills development through the sponsorship of N$...

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Remarks by Prof Frednard Gideon, UNAM Pro-Vice Chancellor during the donation handover by Debmarine Namibia to the University of Namibia on 4 April 2018, Windhoek

Date Posted: 05 Apr 2018

On Behalf of the Vice Chancellor Prof. Lazarus Hangula, I wish to convey our warm greeting to Debmarine Namibia Management and to sincerely thank Debmarine...

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Celebration of International Women’s Day

Date Posted: 19 Mar 2018

Debmarine Namibia celebrated International Women’s Day and launched the ‘Count-Me-In’ HeForShe drive at the same event. The celebration of International Women’s Day was celebrated across...

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Debmarine Namibia participated in NUST Career Fair

Date Posted: 19 Mar 2018

Debmarine Namibia participated in the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) annual career fair 2018, which took place on 14 -15...

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Debmarine Namibia Cup set to start in March

Date Posted: 27 Feb 2018

Debmarine Namibia is pleased to announce the return of the Debmarine Namibia Cup for 2018, the platform that fosters our charitable drive and quest to...

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Debmarine Namibia Road Safety Campaign

Date Posted: 18 Dec 2017

Debmarine Namibia Road Safety Campaign - before travelling checklist

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Road Safety - A social Responsibility

Date Posted: 14 Dec 2017

Debmarine Namibia embarked upon a long road safety awareness campaign to promote and inculcate road-safety consciousness in the country, primarily among its employees, but also aimed at...

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Additional offshore vessel on the cards for Debmarine Namibia

Date Posted: 08 Dec 2017

Debmarine Namibia is at an advanced stage of acquiring a new offshore vessel. The Company opted for a new-build vessel to ensure it is custom-built...

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Resource Centre investment for the Gobabis Project School

Date Posted: 05 Dec 2017

Debmarine Namibia handed over a newly constructed Resource Centre to the Gobabis Project School worth N$ 250 000, on Friday 1 December 2017 in Epako,...

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Additional offshore vessel on the cards for Debmarine Namibia

Date Posted: 21 Nov 2017

Debmarine Namibia is at an advanced stage of acquiring a new offshore vessel. The Company opted for a new-build vessel to ensure it is custom-built...

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Debmarine Namibia Cup semi-finals

Date Posted: 26 Sep 2017

Mighty Gunners and Young African progressed to the final of the 2017 Debmarine Namibia Cup when they beat Tura Magic and Young Chiefs at the...

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Desert Jewels third in the Pent Netball Series tournament

Date Posted: 12 Sep 2017

The Namibian senior netball team (The Desert Jewels) sponsored by Debmarine Namibia took a third place in the fun-filled five-day 5 Nations Pent Netball...

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Welcoming remarks by Deputy Minister Agnes Tjongarero

Date Posted: 11 Sep 2017

It is my singular honour to officially welcome you to the Senior International Netball Tournament, held in the land of the brave. I congratulate the...

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Four teams confirmed their spot on Debmarine Namibia Cup semi-finals

Date Posted: 04 Aug 2017

Young Chiefs, Tura Magic, Young African and Mighty Gunners reached the 2017 Debmarine Namibia Cup semi-finals, following their exciting quarterfinals victories at the Legare Stadium...

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Keynote address by Hon Agnes Tjongarero delivered during the sponsorship Signing Agreement between Debmarine Namibia and Netball Namibia

Date Posted: 03 Aug 2017

Keynote address by Hon Agnes Tjongarero delivered during the sponsorship Signing Agreement between Debmarine Namibia and Netball Namibia

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Good labour relations pave the way for signing of 3-year substantive agreement

Date Posted: 01 Aug 2017

Debmarine Namibia and the Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN), successfully concluded wage negotiations

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Debmarine Namibia sponsors Netball Namibia

Date Posted: 01 Aug 2017

Debmarine Namibia Management has approved yet another long-term sponsorship agreement in the area of youth, particularly sports development.

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Keynote statement by Right Honourable Dr Saara Kuugongelwa Amadhila

Date Posted: 20 Jun 2017

It is a distinct honour to address you this morning on the historic occasion of the inauguration and naming of the mv SS Nujoma on...

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Speech - CEO of De Beers Group - Bruce Cleaver - mv SSN inauguration

Date Posted: 20 Jun 2017

I wish to start my address by paying a special tribute to the late Honourable Andimba Toivo ya Toivo. He is remembered worldwide as a...

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Speech - HE Dr Sam Nujoma - Founding President and Father of the Namibian Nation

Date Posted: 20 Jun 2017

It is with a sense of great joy, pride and satisfaction that I have accepted the invitation from Debmarine Namibia, in order to witness the...

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Speech by Mr Otto N Shikongo – Chief Executive Officer of Debmarine Namibia

Date Posted: 20 Jun 2017

It is my distinct honour and privilege to welcome you here to the Port of Walvis Bay for this momentous occasion, in the history of...

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Announcement of the sponsorship of NFA Cup - Mr Otto N. Shikongo

Date Posted: 07 Dec 2016

Our business is about turning diamond dreams into reality. Our corporate social investment spans many areas ranging from health and wellbeing, education, diamond award for...

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Debmarine namibia’s ss nujoma commences sea trials

Date Posted: 14 Nov 2016

The new, N$2.3 billion, Debmarine Namibia diamond exploration and sampling vessel, the mv SS Nujoma left the Port of Cape Town on Tuesday 15 November...

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Launch of the mv SS Nujoma from the Kleven Verft AS shipyard slipway

Date Posted: 09 Jan 2016

Debmarine Namibia’s latest innovation, the mv SS Nujoma, a 113 metre long diamond sampling and exploration vessel was successfully launched at the Kleven Verft AS...

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Debmarine Namibia secures funding for building of diamond exploration and sampling vessel

Date Posted: 01 Dec 2015

Debmarine Namibia secures funding for building of diamond exploration and sampling vessel. The construction of the Debmarine Namibia diamond exploration and sampling vessel will commence...

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Chamber of Mines awards Debmarine Namibia with Inter-Mine Safety Competition trophy

Date Posted: 01 Dec 2015

Chamber of Mines awarded Debmarine Namibia the Chamber of Mines of Namibia Inter-Mine Safety Competition trophy for the lowest injury frequency rate and injury severity...

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Debmarine Namibia sponsors Khomas Regional Science Fair 2015

Date Posted: 01 Dec 2015

Debmarine Namibia has been at the helm of sponsoring young scientists for the third year in a row by being the main sponsor of the...

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Debmarine Namibia awards young scientists

Date Posted: 01 Oct 2015

The pupils from Windhoek and other regions were accorded an opportunity to interact with scientific researchers and encounter different types of science and engagement at...

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Debmarine Namibia participated at Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair 2015

Date Posted: 01 Aug 2015

Debmarine Namibia together with Namdeb and NDTC participated as a ‘diamond team’ in Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair. As a part of our stakeholder’s engagement, the...

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