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.

Five Commercial Banks Finance Debmarine Namibia's US$468 million (N$7 billion)diamond recovery vesse

Date Posted: 20 June 2019

In the largest commercial transactional deal this year to boost marine diamond recovery operations in Namibia, five commercial banks partnered in a US$375 million (approximately N$5.6-billion) financing deal to procure a new diamond recovery vessel for Debmarine Namibia. Click here