Gold market report news headlines reuters
The customs data provided by governments to comtrade, a united nations database, shows the uae has been a prime destination for gold from many african states for some years. in 2015, china the worldrsquos biggest gold consumer imported more gold from africa than the uae. but during 2016, the latest year for which data is available, the uae imported almost double the value taken by china. with african gold imports worth 8.5 billion that year, china came a distant second. switzerland, the worldrsquos gold refining hub, came third with 7.5 billion worth.