Lucara Diamond Corp.’s 100 percent owned Karowe diamond mine, located in Botswana, has been in production since 2012 and is one of the world’s foremost producers of large, high quality, Type IIA diamonds in excess of 10.8 carats, including the historic 1,758 carat Sewelô, the 1,109 carat Lesedi La Rona and the 813 carat Constellation which sold for a record US$63.1 million.
100% of the diamonds sold by Lucara Botswana, Lucara's indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary are natural, untreated, ethically-sourced diamonds originating from the Karowe Diamond Mine in the Boteti Sub-District in Botswana. Since commencing production, Lucara Botswana has sold 214 diamonds for more than $1 million each and 10 single diamonds for more than $10 million each.
Since 2014, Lucara has paid out more than US$271 million in dividends, which well exceeds the total capital invested to build the mine. The Company has an experienced board and management team and operates transparently, in accordance with international best practices in the areas of sustainability, health, safety, environment, and community relations.
Lucara also owns a 100% interest in Clara Diamond Solutions, a secure, digital sales platform that uses proprietary analytics together with cloud and blockchain technologies to modernize the existing diamond supply chain, driving efficiencies, unlocking value and ensuring diamond provenance from mine to finger.
Lucara is a member of the Natural Diamond Council, a group of seven of the world’s leading diamond companies, which exists to maintain and enhance consumer demand for, and confidence in diamonds.
The Company is a member of the Lundin Group of Companies and is listed on the TSX, Nasdaq Stockholm and the Botswana Stock Exchange under the symbol "LUC".