Downstream! Update on Mining Activities in the Mogok, Burma Area Figure

Posted on August 30, 2013 by L. Kiefert, P. Hardy, H.-P. Kan-Nyunt & D. Nyfeler Gùˆbelin Gem Lab, Lucerne and Hong Kong

Burma has been, and still is, the most famous ruby and sapphire source. There are three mining areas for ruby and sapphire: Mogok, Nanyaseik, and Mong Hsu. Mogok has a long history of having foreigners…

GemWorld articles are accessible by GemGuide members only.
Already a member?

Click here and Login


To access our archive of articles and get many other great features and benefits, become a member now!

Become a member