The World Gold Council, the market development organisation for the gold industry, announces Shandong Zhaojin Group Co., Ltd (Zhaojin Group) has joined its Board of Members.
Zhaojin Group is located in Zhaoyuan City, Shandong Province, which is famous for its rich gold. The company was founded in 1974 and since then, has formed a complete gold industrial chain covering gold exploration, mining, ore dressing, smelting, refining, gold and silver products processing and marketing.
Randy Smallwood, Chair of the World Gold Council, commented: “I am honoured to welcome Zhaojin Group to the World Gold Council. China is the world’s leading gold market as both the largest consumer and producer of gold. As such, we are pleased to see the World Gold Council expand to now include four Chinese member companies. It is important that we continue to grow our China Chapter, working with key players in the industry such as Zhaojin Group.”
Lu Jin, Chair of the World Gold Council’s China Chapter, commented: I am delighted to welcome Zhaojin group to our membership in China. Their long history and experience across the entire gold industry will make them a valuable addition to the World Gold Council membership and I look forward to working with them.
Mr. Weng Zhanbin, Chairman of Zhaojin Group, commented: “We are excited to be part of the work that the World Gold Council is leading in China as our market continues to grow. I am looking forward to working with like-minded companies here in China, and the entire World Gold Council membership.”