Source: World Gold Council

The World Gold Council is the market development organization for the gold industry. Our purpose is to be the global authority on the gold market, provide industry leadership, and stimulate and sustain demand for gold. The membership of the World Gold Council includes the world's leading and most forward thinking gold mining companies.

We develop gold-backed solutions, services and products based on authoritative market insight and work with a range of partners to put our ideas into action. We also provide insights into the international gold markets, helping people to understand the wealth preservation qualities of gold and its role in meeting the social and environmental needs of society. For more on our insights and research, please visit