Colombia Emerald country
Read a little about it and learn why it is a good investment.
The emerald gemstones is one of the most beautiful in the world. This famous stone is a bright green color.
Colombian Emerald is the most prized gems, to be part of all kinds of jewels of incalculable beauty and value. Colombia supplies 60% of the emeralds in the worldwide market, followed by Brazil with 15%, Zambia 12%, 5% Zimbabwe and Pakistan 5%.In terms of quality, Colombia has the world's finest emeralds. Those emeralds comes directly from Boyacá where are the best Emerald mines in the world.
* Why to buy a Colombian emerald?
When you buying a Colombian emerald either for pleasure, gift or business any option is valid and profitable.
When you buy a Colombian emerald are buying quality and a unique gem with color unlike diamonds that are well known but not unique.
Now around the world the great and biggest jewelers and investors are seeing favorably the emeralds as an investment and as well as good produc because the colombian emeralds could not are devalued and are like green diamonds, but with the exception of the hardness. Learn more seeing emerald in our Emerald tour.
Boyacá deposits are embedded in sedimentary rocks while those of Brazil, South Africa and Egypt are found in volcanic rocks. Brazil and Zambia produce large quantities of fine emeralds. Colombian Emerald has particular characteristics that distinguish it from others, and these characteristics are given by the unique conditions of the subsoil, which makes them stronger, brighter and more pure and deep tones.
Extraction of Emeralds in Boyaca´s Mines
The colombian emerald are extracted from Boyaca´s manies as Borbur, Coscuez, Chivor, Peñas Blancas, La Pita and Quípama (the last characterized for the prevalence of informal mining, commonly named guaqueros). Gachetá and Gachalá, two municipalities located in northeast of Colombia region that complete the mineral area of Colombia.