1. Zambian emeralds are extremely high quality. While Colombia has long been at the forefront when it comes to emerald mining, Zambian emeralds have become increasingly popular in recent years. One reason for this is their extremely high quality and unique appearance.
How much is Zambian emerald worth?
The four C’s of quality including the Color, Clarity, Cut and Carat weight are carefully analysed to determine the price of a Zambian emerald. Note : Loose Zambian emerald stone price in India starts from ₹ 2,500 per carat ($40 approx.) and can reach up to ₹ 40,000 per carat ($600 approx.)
How much is a 1 carat emerald worth?
1 carat of low-grade emerald can cost as little as $200, while 1 carat of a high-quality gem can fetch up to $18,000. Synthetic emeralds are much cheaper, with even the highest quality costing around $350 for 1 carat.