According to GlobalData, Argentina is the world’s twentieth-largest producer of gold, with output of 1,473koz in 2022, up by 0.79% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from Argentina decreased by a CAGR of 9.6% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 3% between 2022 and 2026. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this market in its Global Gold Mining to 2026 report. Buy the report here.

Argentina accounts for 1% of global production, with the other largest producers being China (11%), Australia (10%), Russia (8%) and Canada (7%).

Leading producers of gold in Argentina are Newmont, Barrick Gold, Shandong Gold Group, AngloGold Ashanti, Yamana Gold and Hochschild Mining. Newmont's output was 264.20koz in 2021, up by 1% on 2020. Barrick Gold produced 201.48koz, a decrease of 7%, and output from Shandong Gold Group was 173.34koz, a decrease of 21% on the previous year.

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