According to GlobalData, China is the world’s largest producer of gold in 2022, with output up by 6% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from China decreased by a CAGR of 5.77% and is expected to drop by a CAGR of 0.69% 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.

China accounts for 11% of global production, with the other largest producers being Australia, Russia, Canada and the US.

Leading producers of gold in China are Zijin Mining Group, Shandong Gold Group and Zhaojin Mining Industry. During 2020-2021, Zijin Mining Group's output was up by 17%, Shandong Gold Group's output decreased by 38%, while output from Zhaojin Mining Industry decreased by 37%.

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