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 946.4 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2021.
2. Dexing Mine
Located in Jiangxi, the Dexing Mine is owned by Jiangxi Copper. The surface mine produced an estimated 384.6 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2021. The mine will operate until 2050.
3. Dayingezhuang Gold Mine
The Dayingezhuang Gold Mine is located in Shandong. It is owned by Zhaojin Mining Industry and produced an estimated 229 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2021.
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 218.4 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2021. The mine will operate until 2027.
5. Zaozigou Gold Mine
Owned by Zhaojin Mining Industry, the Zaozigou Gold Mine is located in Gansu. It produced an estimated 209.9 Thousand Ounces of gold in 2021.
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.