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I followed the months-long journey of a Russian diamond, which starts out hidden in ore in Siberia and travels more than 6,000 miles before becoming a store-ready gem

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  • Russia is the world’s largest producer of diamonds by volume.
  • It can take months or even years for a diamond to make it from a mine to becoming a piece of jewelry. After being mined in a remote region of Siberia, a diamond is taken to an ore treatment facility, where the gem is extracted from the ore.
  • Then, it goes to a sorting facility 200 miles away in the diamond mining town of Mirny, where the stones are sorted by size, color, and quality – both manually and via sorting machines.
  • Finally, the diamond goes to the polishing and cutting read more >>>

    Source : BusinessInsider.Com





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