- BlueRock Diamonds said it had sold a 24.98 carat diamond at an auction price of $190k.

The gem was recovered from the company's Kareevlei mine in the Kimberley region of South Africa.

'We are delighted with the sale of our largest diamond to date,' executive chairman Mike Houston said.

'We continue to make excellent progress implementing our development strategy to increase production and are clearly seeing the impact of higher throughput being achieved reflected in the number of high value stones we continue to produce.'

At 1:27pm: [LON:BRD] Bluerock Diamonds Plc Ord 1p share price was +0.01p at 0.11p

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