|Anglo American PLC - AAL.L is a global mining company headquartered in London. It is a major producer of diamonds, copper, nickel, iron ore and metallurgical and thermal coal and is the world's largest producer of platinum, with about 40% of world output.|
The company has operations in Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, North America and South America.
"The Government of the Republic of Namibia and The De Beers Group of Companies today signed a new 10-year sales agreement for the sorting, valuing and sales of Namdeb Holdings’ diamonds. The sales agreement is the longest ever signed between the two partners. Namibia will see a significant increase in rough diamonds made available for beneficiation as a result of the agreement, with US$430 million of rough diamonds being offered annually to Namibia Diamond Trading Company (NDTC) customers. As part of the agreement, all Namdeb Holdings’ Special Stones will be made available for sale in Namibia.