Financial

2017 EBITDA - US$1.4 BILLION

Anglo American announced its full year financial results for 2017 on 22 February. For De Beers, we delivered a strong and efficient financial and operational performance as the business optimised opportunities and mitigated the impact of challenges.

Production

Q4 2017 PRODUCTION - 8.1M CARATS (+5%)

Rough diamond production for Q4 2017 increased five per cent to 8.1 million carats, reflecting stronger trading conditions as well as the contribution from the ramp-up of Gahcho Kué in Canada.

Rough Diamond Sales

CYCLE 1 2018 - US$665 MILLION (PROVISIONAL)

“Following positive early signs for diamond jewellery sales over the holiday season in the US, the need for the industry to restock led to increasing demand for our rough diamonds in the first sales cycle of 2018."

- Bruce Cleaver, CEO, De Beers Group, on Cycle 1 2018.

Impact

SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT REPORTS

In our latest socio-economic impact report, we analyse the contribution that we've made in Canada for more than 50 years.

INSIGHT

THE DIAMOND INSIGHT REPORT 2017

2016 saw the return of positive trends throughout the diamond pipeline. However, the continued evolution of women’s roles in society and in the global economy means that new challenges and opportunities are emerging.

LIBRARY

FURTHER READING

Browse the various reports, including our Report to Society, that we've produced over the years.