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.


Debmarine Namibia is committed to Zero-Harm. The safety of our employees is our number one priority as no diamond is worth a human life. All employees are required to attend mandatory training, as regards sea safety. Participation in regular safety training programmes ensures continuous safety risk awareness and management.

Safety pledge

“We take the safety of people in our business as our highest priority. All our decisions and actions will seek out risks and address them relentlessly and with urgency. We will drive a culture where everyone has the duty and freedom to stop unsafe acts and report unsafe conditions. During 2017 we will step up our safety efforts to remain safe and improve our safety performance.”