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.

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 April 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 Namibia for the commitment to support UNAM. What we are witnessing today is truly partnership between a highter education institution and industry. click here