How Its Mined
Ruby's are mined mostly in Thailand, the Pailin and Samlout District of Cambodia, Burma, India, Afghanistan and in Pakistan.
What Its Worth
A 1 carat ruby is worth about $1,750 to $2,250. Rubes values depend on many things. If it is bright red it is worth more but if its dark red the color has a negative effect on the brightness. If there is a 5 carat ruby it could be worth twice as much per carat then a 1 carat ruby.