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Is number one!
Mine production is 490 metric tons
China’s gold output. It continues to grow, with the
country keeping the top gold producer spot for the
ninth year in a row. Production increased from
450 metric tons in 2014 to 490 metric tons last
In addition to being the largest producer by a
significant margin, China is also the world’s
biggest consumer of gold. After a steep drop in
2014, China’s gold demand was on the rise again
in 2015, reaching 867 tons for the year excluding
central bank purchases, according to Thomson Reuters.
largestest producer of gold in the world.
For many years until 2006, South Africa was
the world’s dominant gold producer, but
recently, other countries with large surface
area have surpassed South Africa, including
China, Russia, the United States, Peru and
Australia , although none have approached
South Africa’s peak production which occurred
in the 1970s.
As we speak, South Africa is now number 6 in the world.
Top 14 Gold Producing Countries In
√Rank √Country √Metric Tons
1 China 450.00
2 Australia 270.00
3 Russia 245.00
4 United States 211.00
5 Canada 160.00
6 South Africa 150.00
7 Peru 150.00
8 Uzbekistan 102.00
9 Mexico 92.00
10 Ghana 90.00
11 Brazil 70.00
12 Indonesia 65.00
13 Papua New Guinea 60.00
14 Chile 50.00
China is number producer in the world currently.
World Gold Council