According to GlobalData, Brazil is the world’s tenth-largest producer of gold, with output of 3,149koz in 2022, down by 2.24% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from Brazil increased by a CAGR of 4% 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 report. Buy the report here.

Brazil accounts for 3% of global production, with the other largest producers being China (11%), Australia (10%), Russia (8%) and Canada (7%).

Leading producers of gold in Brazil are Kinross Gold, AngloGold Ashanti, Yamana Gold and Lundin Mining. Kinross Gold's output was 562.53koz in 2021, down by 13% on 2020. AngloGold Ashanti produced 367.70koz, a decrease of 20%, and output from Yamana Gold was 166.41koz, an increase of 13% on the previous year.

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