According to GlobalData, Russia is the world’s largest producer of diamonds, with output of 35,958kct in 2022, down by 8.08% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from Russia decreased by a CAGR of 2.12% and is expected to drop by a CAGR of 0.51% between 2022 and 2026. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this market in its Global Diamond Mining to 2026 report. Buy the report here.
Russia accounts for 31% of global production, with the other largest producers being Botswana (21%), Canada (14%), the Democratic Republic of the Congo (12%) and South Africa (9%). Exports of diamonds from Russia declined by 30% to 34,045kct in 2022 over 2021. Russia’s diamond exports are expected to drop at a CAGR of 0.36% between 2022 and 2026, to 33,557kct by 2026.
ALROSA is one of the leading producers of diamonds in Russia. ALROSA's output was 30,349kct in 2021, up by 8% on 2020.
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