Precious Metals Mining in China to 2020

Precious Metals Mining in China to 2020

Synopsis

Timetric's 'Precious Metals Mining in China to 2020' report comprehensively covers Chinese reserves of precious metals (gold, silver and platinum), reserves by geographical region and metal grades, the historical and forecast data on Chinese precious metals production, precious metals production by province, gold, silver and platinum consumption and consumption by end use. The report also includes demand drivers affecting precious metals mining in China, profiles of major precious metals producing companies and information on the active, exploration and development projects.The fiscal regime section provides information about the country’s regulatory authority, laws, licenses and other fiscal regime information such as taxes, rates and other charges applicable to the mining of the commodity in the country. It is an essential tool for companies active in Chinese mining, and for new competitors considering entering the industry.

Summary

In terms of precious metal reserves (gold and silver), China had the world’s ninth-largest gold reserves at 1,900 tonnes (t) or 3.4% of the global total as of January 2015, with these reserves spread across the provinces of Shandong, Henan, Inner Mongolia, Yunnan, Hunan, Gansu, Hubei and Xinjiang. It ranked fourth globally with silver reserves of 43,000t or 8.1% of global reserves and these are found mainly in the autonomous region of Inner Mongolia followed by the provinces of Jiangxi, Yunnan, and Hunan. China does not have platinum reserves.

Scope

The report contains an overview of the Chinese precious metals (gold, silver and platinum) mining industry together with the key growth factors and restraints affecting the industry. Further, it provides information about reserves, reserves by region, grade and historic production and production forecast, gold, silver and platinum historic and forecast consumption and consumption by end use, precious metal prices, competitive landscape and active, exploration and development projects.

Reasons To Buy

Gain an understanding of the Chinese precious metals (gold, silver and platinum) mining industry, historic and forecast production, refined metal consumption and consumption by end-use, precious metals prices, demand drivers, active, exploration and development projects, the competitive landscape and the country's fiscal regime.

Key Highlights

  • China has a total of 171 different types of resources discovered in the country, proven reserves have been found for 158 minerals, which include 91 non-metallic mineral resources, 54 metallic mineral resources and 10 energy mineral resources.
  • In terms of precious metal reserves (gold and silver), China had the world’s ninth-largest gold reserves at 1,900 tonnes (t) or 3.4% of the global total as of January 2015, with these reserves spread across the provinces of Shandong, Henan, Inner Mongolia, Yunnan, Hunan, Gansu, Hubei and Xinjiang.
  • Around 70% of the silver is produced as a by-product of zinc, lead and copper mining and Hunan, Jiangxi, Henan, Zhejiang and Yunnan are the important silver producing provinces in the country.
  • The country’s mining industry is governed by the Ministry of Land and Resources, and the Department of Resources Conservation and Environmental Protection. The Mineral Resources Law is the apex law regulating the development of the mining industry, the promotion of exploration, the development of mines and the utilization and protection of mineral resources.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • GOLD MINING IN CHINA - RESERVES, PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION
    • Reserves by Geographical Region and Grade
    • Historic and Forecast Production
      • Table Gold Mining in China - Historic and Forecast Gold Mine Production (Million Ounces), 2000-2020
      • Gold mine production by province
    • Active Mines
      • Table Gold Mining in China - Active Mines, 2015
    • Exploration and Development Projects
      • Table Gold Mining in China - Exploration Projects, 2015
      • Table Gold Mining in China - Development Projects, 2015
    • Gold Metal Consumption and Consumption by End-Use
      • Table Gold Mining in China - Historic and Forecast Gold Metal Consumption (Million Ounces), 2003-2020
    • Demand Drivers - Expected Improvement in Demand by 2020
  • SILVER MINING IN CHINA - RESERVES, PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION
    • Reserves by Geographical Region and Grade
    • Historical and Forecast Production
      • Table Silver Mining in China - Historic and Forecast Silver Mine Production (Million Ounces), 2000-2020
    • Active Mines
      • Table Silver Mining in China - Active Mines, 2015
    • Exploration and Development Projects
      • Table Silver Mining in China - Exploration Projects, 2015
      • Table Silver Mining in China - Development Projects, 2015
    • Silver Metal Consumption and Consumption by End-Use
      • Table Silver Mining in China - Historic and Forecast Silver Metal Consumption by Sector (Million Ounces), 2000-2020
    • Demand Drivers - Demand by End-Use Sector
      • Demand from photovoltaic industry
  • PLATINUM CONSUMPTION IN CHINA
    • Platinum Metal Consumption and Consumption by End-Use
      • Table Platinum Mining in China - Historic and Forecast Platinum Metal Consumption (Thousand Ounces), 2000-2020
      • Consumption by end use
    • Demand Drivers - Demand by End-Use Sector
      • Demand from the Chinese jewelry sector
      • Demand from the Chinese industrial sector
      • Demand from the Chinese auto-catalyst sector
  • MAJOR PRECIOUS METALS PRODUCERS IN CHINA
    • Shandong Gold Mining Co. Ltd.
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in China - Shandong Gold Mining Co Ltd , Projects, 2015
    • Zijin Mining Group Co., Ltd.
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in China - Zijin Mining Group Co Ltd, Projects, 2015
    • China Polymetallic Mining Ltd.
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in China - China Polymetallic Mining Ltd, Projects, 2015
    • Silvercorp Metals, Inc.
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in China - Silvercorp Metals Inc, Projects, 2015
  • FISCAL REGIME
    • The Chinese Mining Industry - Governing Bodies
      • State Council
      • Ministry of Land and Resources (MLR)
      • National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC)
      • Department of Resource Conservation and Environmental Protection
    • The Chinese Mining Industry - Governing Laws
      • Mineral Resources Law
      • Land Administration Law
      • Law on Safety in Mines
      • Environmental Protection Law
    • The Chinese Mining Industry - Mining Licenses and Ownership
      • Ownership of Minerals
      • Exploration and Mining License
      • Issuance of license
      • Areas of exploration
      • Terms of exploration
    • The Chinese Mining Industry - Mining Rights and Obligations
      • Rights
      • Obligations
    • The Chinese Mining Industry - Key Fiscal Terms
      • Royalty
      • Resource Tax
      • Urban and Township Tax
        • Table The Mining Industry in China - Urban and Township Tax (CNY), 2014
      • Land Appreciation Tax
        • Table The Mining Industry in China - Land Appreciation Tax (%), 2014
      • Enterprise Resource Tax
      • Vehicle and Vessel Usage Tax
      • City Maintenance and Construction Tax
      • Stamp Tax
        • Table The Mining Industry in China - Stamp Tax Schedule and Tax Rates (%), 2014
      • Depreciation
        • Table The Mining Industry in China - Depreciation (Years), 2014
      • Deductions
      • Loss Carry Forward
      • Capital Gain Tax (CGT)
      • Business Tax
        • Table The Mining Industry in China - Business Tax (%), 2014
      • Withholding Tax
      • Value Added Tax (VAT)
      • Tax Incentive
  • APPENDIX
    • Abbreviations
    • Secondary Research
    • Primary Research
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