The global precious metals market size  is expected to gain momentum by reaching USD 403.08 billion by 2028 from USD 275.40 billion in 2021, while exhibiting a CAGR of 5.6% between 2021 to 2028. In its report titled “Precious Metals Market, 2021-2028,” Fortune Business Insights™ mentions that the market stood at USD 261.94 billion in 2020.

The increasing investments in a commodity such as gold due to its low-risk factor compared to other investments such as equities, bonds, or real estate are fueling the market. Moreover, gold, silver, and platinum are the most preferred metals to produce jewelry due to their luster and malleability. Therefore, the increasing demand for jewelry from consumers is resulting in market growth.


What does the Report Provide?

The market report provides a detailed analysis of several factors, such as the key drivers and restraints that will impact growth. Additionally, the report provides insights into the regional analysis that covers different regions, contributing to the growth of the market. It includes the competitive landscape that involves the leading companies and the adoption of strategies to introduce new products, announce partnerships, and collaborate to contribute to the growth of the market.

Regional Insights

Asia Pacific to Dominate Backed by Increased Consumption of Gold

Asia Pacific is expected to remain at the forefront and hold the highest position in the market for precious metals during the forecast period owing to increased consumption of gold in the region. For instance, a report suggests that China and India are top consumers of gold worldwide. China consumes around 984 metric tons of gold per year, and India consumes approximately 849 metric tons of gold per year.  Asia Pacific stood at USD 135.04 billion in 2020.

North America is anticipated to showcase significant precious metals market share in upcoming years owing to the presence of minerals mines in the vicinity of the region, combined with the strong manufacturing capabilities in the region.

Industry Development

January 2020: Kinross Gold Corporation acquired Chulbatkan from N-Mining Limited, worth USD 283 million. It is a high-quality heap leap development project in Russia.


List of Key Players Profiled in the Market Report

  • Newmont Corporation (U.S.)
  • Barrick Gold Corporation (Canada)
  • AngloGold Ashanti Limited (South Africa)
  • Kinross Gold Corporation (Canada)
  • Newcrest Mining Limited (Australia)
  • Gold Fields Limited (South Africa)
  • Freeport-McMoRan (U.S.)
  • PJSC Polyus (Russia)
  • Anglo American Platinum Limited (South Africa)
  • Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (South Africa)
  • Other Players


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