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The principal countries would include Australia, Brazil, Congo, South Africa, Russia, Canada, and India. Probably China as well?

Even in the US there is a 'Diamond National Park(?)' in Arkansas.

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In what country is Diamond Drilling popular?

Diamond drilling occurs in primarily under development countries. Many countries in Africa such as Botswana, Liberia, and South Africa all use diamond drilling in their mining industry.

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The largest diamond production -- mining operation -- in the world is at the Argyle Diamond mine in the Kimberley region of western Australia, near Kununurra. Botswana and South Africa are also leading countries for the mining of raw diamonds.

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Diamond mining has been documented since at least the 4th century BC in India. Modern diamond mining began in the late 19th century with the discovery of diamonds in South Africa, sparking the diamond rush.

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Because diamonds are worth a lot of money and help boost that country's economy.

What is a clean diamond?

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