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China: Gold Market 2022

Gold Market Size in China

In 2021, after two years of decline, there was significant growth in the Chinese gold market, when its value increased by X% to $X. Over the period under review, consumption, however, continues to indicate a abrupt curtailment. Gold consumption peaked at $X in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, consumption failed to regain momentum.

Gold Production in China

In value terms, gold production declined slightly to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Overall, production continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2020 when the production volume increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $X, and then reduced slightly in the following year.

Gold Exports

Exports from China

After three years of growth, overseas shipments of gold decreased by -X% to X tons in 2021. Over the period under review, exports, however, recorded a temperate expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports reached the peak of X tons, and then contracted rapidly in the following year.

In value terms, gold exports reduced to $X in 2021. In general, exports, however, continue to indicate a resilient increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports reached the peak of $X, and then shrank in the following year.

Exports by Country

Hong Kong SAR (X tons) was the main destination for gold exports from China, with a X% share of total exports. Moreover, gold exports to Hong Kong SAR exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, the Philippines (X tons), more than tenfold. South Korea (X tons) ranked third in terms of total exports with a X% share.

From 2015 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume to Hong Kong SAR amounted to +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: the Philippines (+X% per year) and South Korea (+X% per year).

In value terms, Hong Kong SAR ($X) remains the key foreign market for gold exports from China, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by South Korea ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by the Philippines, with a X% share.

From 2015 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to Hong Kong SAR totaled +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: South Korea (+X% per year) and the Philippines (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average gold export price amounted to $X per kg, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the last six-year period, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. As a result, the export price attained the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Prices varied noticeably country of destination: the country with the highest price was Hong Kong SAR ($X per kg), while the average price for exports to Italy ($X per kg) was amongst the lowest.

From 2015 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Hong Kong SAR (+X%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced mixed trend patterns.

Gold Imports

Imports into China

In 2021, purchases abroad of gold was finally on the rise to reach X tons for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. Overall, imports, however, continue to indicate a deep setback. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at X tons in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, gold imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, imports, however, showed a deep downturn. Imports peaked at $X in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Switzerland (X tons) constituted the largest supplier of gold to China, accounting for a X% share of total imports. Moreover, gold imports from Switzerland exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Australia (X tons), twofold. The third position in this ranking was taken by South Africa (X tons), with an X% share.

From 2015 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from Switzerland totaled +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Australia (-X% per year) and South Africa (X% per year).

In value terms, Switzerland ($X) constituted the largest supplier of gold to China, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Australia ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by South Africa, with an X% share.

From 2015 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value from Switzerland amounted to +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Australia (+X% per year) and South Africa (X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The average gold import price stood at $X per kg in 2021, growing by X% against the previous year. Over the last six years, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2020 when the average import price increased by X% against the previous year. The import price peaked in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Average prices varied noticeably amongst the major supplying countries. In 2021, the highest price was recorded for prices from Australia ($X per kg) and Japan ($X per kg), while the price for South Africa ($X per kg) and Switzerland ($X per kg) were amongst the lowest.

From 2015 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Japan (+X%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2022 2012-2022 2023-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for gold in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of gold consumption was Rwanda, comprising approx. 48% of total volume. Moreover, gold consumption in Rwanda exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India, sixfold. The United Arab Emirates ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 6% share.
What are the largest producers of gold in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were the United Arab Emirates, the United States and the UK, with a combined 29% share of global production. These countries were followed by Hong Kong SAR, Peru, Russia, Argentina, South Africa, China, Australia, Thailand, Mexico and Japan, which together accounted for a further 39%.
What are the leading suppliers of gold to China?
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In value terms, Switzerland constituted the largest supplier of gold to China, comprising 47% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Australia, with a 19% share of total imports. It was followed by South Africa, with an 11% share.
What are the leading importers of gold from China?
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In value terms, Hong Kong SAR remains the key foreign market for gold exports from China, comprising 94% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by South Korea, with a 2.7% share of total exports. It was followed by the Philippines, with a 0.5% share.
What is the average export price for gold in China?
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In 2021, the average gold export price amounted to $52,306 per kg, picking up by 10% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for gold in China?
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In 2021, the average gold import price amounted to $56,978 per kg, growing by 12% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the gold market in China. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2030.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 24412030 - Gold, unwrought or in powder form for non-monetary use (including plated with platinum)
• Prodcom 24412035 -
• Prodcom 24412040 -
• Prodcom 24412050 - Gold, in semi-manufactured forms for non-monetary use (including plated with platinum) (excluding unwrought or in powder form)
• Prodcom 24412070 - Monetary gold (including gold plated with platinum)
Country coverage:

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in China
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
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3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
REPORT DESCRIPTION
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCT

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2022
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2022
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2022
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007-2022
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007-2022
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Exports And Growth
Figure 15:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 16:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 17:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 18:
Imports And Growth
Figure 19:
Import Prices
Figure 20:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
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