*DTC is the selling entity for De Beers and it’s partners and encompasses all of the dark grey segments on the chart equating to 35% of global rough diamond selling. The chart shows DTC broken down between De Beers, the government of Botswana, the government of Namibia, and Ponahalo Investment to show that De Beers does not own the entire inventory that DTC sells.
**All figures based on estimated total value of diamonds held by selling entity from ROM, of which originating data can be found here.
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