Mine Kings

Mine Kings

British expert gem hunter Guy Clutterbuck has built a crack team of miners, from across the world to source the planet most precious stone. However, Guy would like to complete it the perfect way, his plan is to find small scale artisanal mines that have minimal effect on the atmosphere and treat their workers. Afterward he'll send his team to assist the mine origin and create jewels into an even more efficient manner, and also above all forge an enduring relationship with customers that will make them suppliers later on. It's a risky business program, but Guy hopes his 30 years' experience provides him the business enterprise advantage! In this brand-new series Guy journeys into the mountain top emerald mines of the Chivor district in Colombia looking for a crystal Chivor emerald, to Madagascar a different colour, also into the emerald mines of Zambia. This is a business, but Guy has a hard job on his hands to turn a profit whilst educating natives on gem seeking that is sustainable to get the most out of their tools.
Release: 2016-02-18
Genres: Documentary
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Duration: 60 min
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