What’s The Difference Between International and Local Diamonds?
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Throughout the 20th century, most people would never have thought about Canada becoming an important producer of diamonds however this mentality changed in 1991 when a huge deposit was discovered in Canada’s arctic. These diamonds are still of the highest quality and are of course conflict free making them an attractive alternative for consumers. By 2006, three major mines in Canada’s North were producing over 13 million carats of quality diamonds per year. Placing Canada in the place of the third largest producer of diamonds in the world.
Canada produces over 13 million carats of quality international diamonds per year.