Founded in 1995, Catoca Mining Society is located in the province of Lunda Sul, in about 34 Km of Saurimo city, one of the provinces of the eastern region of Angola Republic. It is currently the largest diamond company in the country, wich makes it one of the greatest vectors of Angola’s economic and social development.
Angola is one of the largest diamond producers in the world. In the past two years the value of the rough diamond market in Angola amounted to USD 1.26 billion. Catoca plays an important role in this statistic, holding a 90% share of the volume, on average, around 9.1million carats annually.