KP Participants and Observers
The following States and regional economic integration organizations with the exception of those indicated with an asterisk (*), meet the minimum requirements of the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme:
NOTE: The rough diamond-trading entity of Chinese Taipei has also met the minimum requirements of the KPCS.
* Venezuela has voluntarily suspended exports and imports of rough diamonds until further notice.
** Cote d' Ivoire is currently under UN sanctions and is not trading in rough diamonds.