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Global gold market remains steady in Q1 2015 demonstrating the unique diversity of gold demand

Published 14th May 2015

The first three months of 2015 saw stable gold demand, according to the latest Gold Demands Trends report from the World Gold Council. Total demand for Q1 2015 was 1,079 tonnes (t), down just 1% on the same period last year.

PDAC Convention 2015

1st March 2015 - 09:00 to 4th March 2015 - 17:00

The second edition of The World Gold Council Responsible Gold Mining and Value Distribution report, covering 2013 data, was issued on 23 October 2014. This report further demonstrated the impact the responsible gold mining industry has in supporting economic development in host countries by looking at the distribution of the money spent by gold mining companies. Responsible gold mining can contribute substantially to social and economic development but it is important to take a realistic view of the role it can play and contribution it can make.

African Mining Indaba 2015

9th February 2015 - 09:00 to 12th February 2015 - 18:00

At African Mining Indaba 2015, the World Gold Council will again be highlighting gold’s positive contributions to economies and society, focusing specifically on the impacts of responsible gold mining on local growth and development.