Recent Articles

The battle lines are drawn for 2014 – Gold Miners Weekly

Posted on January 20, 2014

Physical demand from China remains at unprecedented levels while Indian gold demand has, for the moment, been sidelined by government intervention. As a result, 2014 is shaping up to be an interesting year.

Math, the monetary system's buzz kill…

Posted on December 13, 2013

An annual supply deficit of 1,600 tonnes could drain all ETF and central bank holdings in a matter of a few years. But, it is very doubtful that these gold owners would be willing to let their holdings go to zero. Therefore, at some point, the massive dishoarding will cease or slow dramatically and that will be a very bullish moment for gold.

Just when you thought it couldn't get any bigger

Posted on November 22, 2013

News surfaced this week that not only are record amounts of gold being imported into China via Hong Kong, but also via direct import to Shanghai, and much of it is coming from Switzerland, with some evidence the PBOC is the final destination for a sizeable chunk.

China's tentacles grip world – Gold Miners Weekly

Posted on October 25, 2013

Its long tentacles can reach out in any direction, grasping its prey in an inescapable vice-like grip.

Gold in Flight! – Gold Miners Weekly

Posted on October 11, 2013

The real mesmerizing component of Hong Kong’s gold import and export figures over the last few months, is NOT how much Hong Kong shipped to Mainland China. It is how much was shipped into Hong Kong by other countries!

The ascendency of real gold demand – Gold Miners Weekly

Posted on August 31, 2013

Asian demand in general and Indian demand in particular, must not be confused with the superficial understanding of gold and the fickle demand typically displayed by western investors towards the yellow metal.

World's top 10 gold deposits

Posted on August 7, 2013

Southeast Asia is home to the largest gold mine in the world.