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Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceHomework Help · 1 decade ago

How much of the world's diamonds does Africa supply??

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Roughly 49% of diamonds originate from central and southern Africa, although significant sources of the mineral have been discovered in Canada, India, Russia, Brazil, and Australia.

  • 1 decade ago

    The following natural resources are found in Africa with an estimated amount of their share of the world's total. Uranium (29%) , bauxite (27%), copper (20%), petroleum (8%), phosphorites (66%). Iron ore, chromium, manganese, cobalt, titanium and platinum are also found in large amounts. Half of the world's supply of diamonds and gold come from Africa as well.

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  • 1 decade ago

    A lot of them

    Source(s): My Earth Science text book
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    a lot, and their corrupted leaders dont do anything with it except buying stupid american and european goods

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