ALROSA Mining News

Alrosa finds 62.75-carat diamond at prolific Jubilee pipe

The miner's Jubilee pipe is famous for its large finds.

ALROSA’s revenue from diamond sales up 33% up to $472.1 million

ALROSA, the world leader in diamond mining, has announced diamond sale results for May and the first five months of 2017.

Top diamond miner's 36-year-old chief to prove himself with cuts

Son of Putin ally to focus on reduced costs in new role as CEO

ALROSA to participate in the development of the largest deposit in Angola

PJSC ALROSA, the world leader in diamond mining, will participate in the development of a new diamond deposit in Angola.

These were the top producing diamond mines in 2016

Here are the top 10 diamond mines in terms of output in carats and value.

Diamond giant Alrosa offices raided – report

Russia's Federal Security Service is investigating the world's top diamond producer in relation to assets sales dating back years.

Alrosa fetches almost $13 million at auction in Vladivostok

Alrosa, the world’s largest diamond miner by output in carats, has held an auction to sell industrial grade and gem quality natural rough diamonds in the Eurasian Diamond Centre.

World's top diamond miner Alrosa quadruples profit amid sector recovery

The Russian miner said profit attributable to shareholders totalled $2.25 billion (131.39bn roubles) last year, versus $530K (30.67bn) roubles in 2015.

Diamond producers go after Millennials with Oscars-time spot

The target group was the the top diamond consumer in 2015, a year in which most commodities plummeted, hitting the mining industry very hard.

Russia’s Alrosa January sales up 60%

The world's top diamond producer by output in carats fetched $358 million in rough gems and $7.28 million in polished rocks last month.

Alrosa diamond sales picked up in November

The company's total diamond sales last month amounted to $255.2 million, 63% higher than in November last year.

Alrosa diamond sales drop in October, but outlook remains positive

Rough gems sales totalled $430.8 million in October, slightly less than the $435 million fetched in September.

Alrosa unveils detection device for polished diamonds

Rough-diamond prices fell 18% in 2015 and some miners, such as Alrosa, believe synthetic gems were partly responsible for it.

World’s top diamond producer Alrosa doesn’t like synthetics

The Russian miner, the world's top diamond producer by output, said it has become imperative for the industry to find effective ways to defend the market from illegal substitutions by synthetic gems.

Alrosa diamond sales drop in second quarter on fading demand

Net profit for the period, however, increased substantially — up 61% from a year ago to 40.5 billion roubles ($625 million).

ALROSA – official partner of the Eastern Economic Forum

PJSC ALROSA, the world leader in diamond mining, will participate in the Second Eastern Economic Forum on September 2-3, 2016, as its official partner.

ALROSA joins the Responsible Jewellery Council

The Responsible Jewellery Council is an international not-for-profit organization, which focuses on enhancing consumer confidence in the jewellery industry and promoting of responsible business practices.

Diamond giant Alrosa unearths 136.24-carat rock

Currently unnamed, the stone is one of the largest diamonds ever recovered at the Nyurbinskaya open-pit mine.

Diamond production down, sales volume up

According to the Zimnisky Global Rough Diamond Price Index, rough diamond prices have climbed 8.9% in the last 3 months.

Diamond giant Alrosa unearths massive 214.65-carat rock

It measures 42.11 by 34.26 by 16.07 mm, and is translucent with a grey hue.

Russia gets $813m for stake in diamond company Alrosa

The sum obtained after selling 10.9% of the state-controlled diamond producer will be used to cut budget deficit, the government said.

Alrosa gets own security force

Diamond giant will save Russian state millions each year when it takes over security duties at remote mines.

ALROSA to establish own security service

PJSC ALROSA, the world leader in diamond mining, has announced that it was authorized to establish a departmental security service to protect the Company's production facilities.

ALROSA announces new appointment

PJSC ALROSA has announced the appointment of Elena Gangalo as the Company Vice President.

Alrosa unearths 241.21-carat diamond, one of largest ever found in Russia

The rock was found at its Nyurbinsky open-pit mine, in operations since 2001.