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Mali to Get First Gold Refinery In $58m Deal • Africanglobe

2012-9-25 · Swiss Bullion Company and Malian enterprise PAMBC have announced plans to build Mali''s first gold refinery, in a project to cost $58 million. Details of the project were announced on state radio, with listeners learning that the companies entered into the joint-venture in a signing ceremony on Friday; in the first step in plans to jointly ...

Ghana Opens Second-largest Gold Refinery in Africa

2016-11-19 · The West African nation Ghana is known as one of the top gold-producing countries in the world. From the most recent data, it ranks as #10 on the planet, and is second in the continent of Africa behind only South Africa. On an annual basis, the national gold output of Ghana is consistently above 90 metric tonnes.

The rush to build small-scale gold refineries in Africa

2020-1-21 · Africa Business News of Tuesday, 21 January 2020. Source: 2020-01-21 The rush to build small-scale gold refineries in Africa

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Rand Refinery – South Africa (PDF 194kb) Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. – Japan (PDF 127kb) Valcambi SA – Switzerland (PDF 207kb) International Brand. Commerzbank AG Luxembourg Branch – Luxembourg, USA, Singapore. …

NGOs warn conflict gold can reach Swiss refiners via Dubai ...

2020-7-16 · Swiss refiners — chief among them Valcambi — are under scrutiny due to the high risk of conflict gold originating in Africa entering their supply chain via the United Arab Emirates.

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2021-12-22 · Rand Refinery Gold Coins. The Rand Refinery in South Africa was the government refinery to issue a gold bullion coin, launching the 1 Ounce gold Krugerrand in the early 1970s. This coin was the most popular coin available in the late 1970s, selling more than 3,000,000 coins in 1979 until Apartheid slowed sale.

Swiss refiner Metalor to stop processing artisanal gold ...

2019-6-17 · Swiss refiner Metalor to stop processing artisanal gold. LONDON, June 17 (Reuters) - Switzerland''s Metalor, one of the world''s biggest gold refineries, said on Monday it …

Mali gold: Splendors for foreign firms, misery for Malian ...

2013-6-10 · Mali gold: Splendors for foreign firms, misery for Malian miners. War-worn Mali has tripled its gold exports over the last decade, though the rising profits are being funneled outside what is one of the world''s poorest countries: Foreign …

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The Rand Refinery. The Rand Refinery was founded in South Africa in 1920, and has been in production since then. It is the largest, integrated precious metals refinery in the world, and has refined approximately 50,000...

Rwanda opens first gold refinery – THE AFRICAN COURIER ...

2019-6-20 · June 20, 2019. Rwanda has opened its first gold refinery to process gold from all over Africa and to discourage the export of the minerals from the continent. The new refinery, built at a cost of $5 million by Aldango Company is …

Swiss Gold Refiner Accused Of Abetting Congo War Via …

2013-11-4 · A nonprofit group in Geneva has filed a criminal complaint against Swiss gold refiner Argor-Heraeus, saying the firm refined 3 tons of gold …

Swiss Gold Refineries and the sale of Valcambi

2015-7-31 · The final 20% shareholding was purchased in 1980, giving Credit Suisse control of Valcambi from 1980 up to December 2003. In that era, it was not unusual for a large Swiss bank to own a gold refinery, and the other 2 large Swiss banks of the day, UBS and SBC, also owned their own gold refineries (UBS owned Argor and SBC owned Metalor).

Race to refine: the bid to clean up Africa''s gold rush ...

2020-1-15 · Race to refine: the bid to clean up Africa''s gold rush. ENTEBBE (Reuters) - In a refinery just outside Uganda''s main airport, workers slip bars of …

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2012-12-26 · Gold today is around $1,700 an ounce. As there are 32 troy ounces in a kilogram of bullion, one 12.5kg bar alone is worth $680,000. Alberto Candiani, head of bullion production at the refinery, is ...

Gold & Silver Bullion Bars and Coins

2022-1-2 · Gold bullion coins are investment grade (between 90.0 and 99.99 fineness) legal tender coins. Gold, silver and platinum are all available in the form of bullion coins, minted in Australia, the UK, the US, Canada, South Africa, Austria, and other countries. The most popular bullion coins in the world are American Eagles from the US Mint ...

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Argor-Heraeus SA – Switzerland: Heraeus Group – Germany, USA, Hong Kong: Johnson Matthey Group – USA, Canada: Metalor Refining Group – Switzerland, USA, Hong Kong, China, Singapore: PAMP SA – Switzerland: The Perth Mint Refinery – Australia: Rand Refinery – South Africa: Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. – Japan: Valcambi SA ...

swiss gold refinery in africa

2013-1-16 · metalor gold refining equipment in kusnacht zurich switzerland. Emirates Gold DMCC Habib Bank AG Zurich India Chemmanur Gold Refinery. Buy Gold and … in the world, including South Africa''s Rand Refinery, the Swiss … »More detailed

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2016-8-19 · Rand Refinery has also increasingly had to cast its net wider for sourcing gold to process in its refinery as South African gold mining output has declined. Rand Refinery now refines over 75% of the gold mined on the African continent (excluding South Africa), and is also increasingly tapping into gold mining output from the US and Asia.

Swiss Gold Refineries and the sale of Valcambi

2015-7-30 · The final 20% shareholding was purchased in 1980, giving Credit Suisse control of Valcambi from 1980 up to December 2003. In that era, it was not unusual for a large Swiss bank to own a gold refinery, and the other 2 …

The rush to build small-scale gold refineries in Africa

2020-1-15 · The rush to build small-scale gold refineries in Africa The refineries offer miners and states a way to extract value from their own mineral wealth rather than just exporting raw commodities B L ...

From Nazis to refineries: How Switzerland has handled the ...

2019-6-23 · Close to 80% of the gold imported from South Africa during the 1980s was re-melted and stamped with a Swiss quality seal by refineries established by the commercial banks.

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2016-8-19 · Rand Refinery has also increasingly had to cast its new wider for sourcing gold to process in its refinery as South African gold mining output has declined. Rand Refinery now refines over 75% of the gold mined on the African …

THE IMPACT OF GOLD

2021-11-4 · Swiss banks announced that they would use a new approach to ensure the precise tracing (from the mine to the gold refinery in Switzerland) of the gold sold to their customers with the help of a DNA marker. The next few years will show whether this new approach represents a breakthrough towards transparency in the gold supply chain.

Expert Study on the Swiss Gold Sector and related Risks …

2018-11-14 · Background of Swiss Gold Sector and Human Rights Switzerland is one of the most important trading and refining venues for gold. In the last five years, it has annually imported between 2''236 and 3''080 metric tons of raw gold (for non-monetary purposes) from 92 different countries, with a total value of between 65 and 109 billion Swiss francs.

UAE Economy Ministry tells gold refineries in country to ...

2021-12-24 · Switzerland told its refineries to tighten up audits on imports from the Emirates in October to make sure illicit African gold isn''t involved. Though the UAE government and Dubai''s commodities exchange have consistently rejected such claims, some of the criticism may be quelled through the introduction of refinery inspections.

UAE to audit all gold refineries after facing sourcing ...

2021-12-19 · Switzerland told its refineries to tighten up audits on imports from the Emirates in October to make sure illicit African gold isn''t involved. Though the UAE government and Dubai''s commodities exchange have consistently rejected such claims, some of the criticism may be quelled through the introduction of refinery inspections.