For all those who thought that these stunning violet blue hued gemstone will get depleted in less than a decade. Here is a good news – TanzaniteOne, a Tanzanite mining company announces that with responsible mining the sources of this rare mineral can last for next hundred years.
TanzaniteOne has been conducting various surveys on the gemstone that is found in the Merelani Hills, near Arusha, in the north African state of Tanzania.
As you might have guessed the name Tanzanite is actually a a tribute to their origin, Taznania. As of now, Tanzania is the only place in the world where these gems are found which contributes to their rarity and hence the prices.