In the first half of 2011, Alrosa stood as the world’s top
diamond producer—again topping De Beers—the Russian diamond miner declared in
The company unearthed 19 million cts. in the first half, an
8 percent increase in production over the first half of 2010.
Its average price per carat increased by 41 percent over
The company net profit was $594 million, a whopping five-fold
increase over the previous year.