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Gold's existential dilemma

The COVID-19 pandemic has knocked back expected gold production this year by about 5% to 103.7 million ounces compared with 106.4Moz in 2019, Christopher Galbraith, metals and mining analyst at S&P Global Market Intelligence, said at this week's SME THRIVE virtual conference, with half of that reduction in Latin American countries.

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With new gold discoveries steadily declining over the past five years to a record low in 2019 the industry potentially faces a supply crunch, particularly with the exected rapid tail-off in output of

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