WHERE DO EMERALDS COME FROM?

Which country produces the most emeralds?

There are 3 countries in the world that produce Emeralds: Colombia, Zambia and Brazil, but when it comes to emeralds, Colombia is unmatched producing between 70% to 90% of the total global emerald supply. 

 

 

 

Colombian emeralds are differentiated by their intense pure-green color and outstanding quality, provided by the geographical characteristics and the environment where the mines are located. 

Which are the three main emerald deposits in Colombia?

The three main Colombian emerald mines - Coscuez, Chivor and Muzo – produce some of the best emeralds to be found anywhere and are also home to the unique Trapiche Emerald.

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