China – Home of Precious Metals Mines

Nov 11,2019 | Metal & Mineral

China is considered as one of the world's leading producers of coal and precious metals. With a population of 1.3 billion people, the country is the world’s largest manufacturing nation with an extensive infrastructure development program.

In 2018, China produced 14.1Moz of gold and 123.5Moz of silver. However, silver production increased by 2.1%, owing to the strong performance of base metals in that year. The majority of precious metals originate from the province of Shandong, Henan, Tibet, Zhejiang, and Hubei. Chinese silver mine production is projected to grow at a CAGR of 2.9% over the forecast period of 2019-2023, with this growth supported by several upcoming projects. Bharatbook offers an updated report on "Precious Metals Mining in China to 2023" that comprehensively covers China's reserves of gold and silver, historic and forecast trends in China's precious metals production and the key active, exploration and development mines and projects. The report also analyses factors affecting the country’s demand for gold and silver, profiles the major precious metals producers and details the country's regulatory regime. The report contains an overview of China's gold and silver mining industries together with the key factors affecting the industry and demand for the commodities. It provides information about reserves, historic and forecast production of each metal, the competitive landscape and list of top active, exploration and development projects. To gain more understanding on the industry, please visit Precious Metals Mining in China to 2023.