Diamonds Are Forever

Posted by Suplado | 8/24/2010 | | 0 comments »

Many believe that diamonds are really forever that’s why this is one of the favorite stones of many people.

Diamonds are the hardest natural material known. Approximately 130 million carats (26,000 kg (57,000 lb)) of diamonds are mined annually, with a total value of nearly US$9 billion, and about 100,000 kg (220,000 lb) are synthesized annually according to Wiki. A large percentage of it came from Africa where you can also buy wholesale diamonds. Although there are some controversies about blood diamonds or a conflict because of diamonds, people are still dreaming of owning diamonds.