China's gold production falls as demand rises
China 2015 Gold Output Dips 0.4%, Consumption Rises
By David Stanway
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
China, the world's top gold miner and consumer, produced 450.05 tonnes of the precious metal in 2015, down 0.4 percent from a year earlier, the country's gold industry body said today.
Consumption rose 3.7 percent to 985.9 tonnes, driven by a recovery in jewellery manufacturing and consumption, the China Gold Association said. ...
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