Mountain Province Diamonds Inc.

09:50 AM EST - Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. : Announced production and sales results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019 from the Gahcho Kué Diamond Mine. n Q1 2019, the Company sold 643,739 carats at an average value of $71 per carat U.S. ($CAD 94 per carat) for total proceeds of $45.8 million U.S. ($CAD 60.7 million) in comparison to 527,000 carats sold at an average value of $99 U.S. per carat ($CAD 126 per carat) for total proceeds of $52 million U.S. ($CAD 66.6 million) in Q1 2018. Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. shares T.MPVD are trading up $0.02 at $1.35.