According to GlobalData, the US is the world’s fifth-largest producer of gold, with output of 7,381koz in 2022, up by 2% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from the US decreased by a CAGR of 1.91% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 8% 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.

The US accounts for 6% of global production, with the other largest producers being China (11%), Australia (10%), Russia (8%) and Canada (7%).

Leading producers of gold in the US are Barrick Gold, Newmont, Kinross Gold, Coeur Mining, Rio Tinto and Hecla Mining. Barrick Gold's output was 2,141koz in 2021, down by 7% on 2020. Newmont produced 1,948koz, an increase of 0.96%, and output from Kinross Gold was 726.35koz, a decrease of 13% on the previous year.

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