Date: : 2017

Location: Karowe

Commodity: Karowe

The mine is called “Karowe” which means precious stone in the local language. The diamond mine located in Botswana, is owned by Lucara Diamond through its subsidiary Boteti Mining. The mine was completed in 2012 on time and within a budget. It is a state-of-the-art operation comprising an open pit mine, crushers, AG mill and a XRT, DMS and XRF recovery plant. The single open-pit is mined using conventional drill and blast methods, with truck and shovel operations.