Here are the five largest gold mines by production in China, according to GlobalData’s mining database.
1. Shaxi Copper Mine
The Shaxi Copper Mine is a underground mine located in Anhui. It is owned by Tongling Nonferrous Metals Group and produced an estimated 730.212 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2020.
2. Jiaojia Gold Mine
Located in Shandong, the Jiaojia Gold Mine is owned by Shandong Gold Group. The underground mine produced an estimated 231.66 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2020. The mine will operate until 2023.
3. Dayingezhuang Gold Mine
The Dayingezhuang Gold Mine is located in Shandong. It is owned by Zhaojin Mining Industry and produced an estimated 228.053 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2020.
4. Sanshandao Gold Mine
The Sanshandao Gold Mine, owned by Shandong Gold Group, is an underground mine located in Shandong. The mine produced an estimated 218.495 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2020. The mine will operate until 2028.
5. Zaozigou Gold Mine
Owned by Zhaojin Mining Industry, the Zaozigou Gold Mine is located in Gansu. It produced an estimated 207.101 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2020.
Methodology: This information is drawn from GlobalData’s mines and projects database, which tracks all operating and developing mines and projects globally. Verdict’s parent company GlobalData provides business information to 4,000 of the world’s largest companies.