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Marange is currently ranked the largest diamond producing deposit on earth ranging over 300 square miles in eastern Zimbabwe. Estimated to have produced almost 17 million carats in 2013, Marange diamond production represents about 13% of global rough supply on a per carat basis. The Marange fields consist of widespread alluvial mining, where diamonds have been deposited on the earth’s surface and can be easily collected with light mining equipment, shovels, sieves and even bare hands.

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