Industry Information

This section initiates a program to provide information on historical gold bars, manufactured mainly by refiners (past and present) accredited to the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA).

SUPPLEMENTS - Historical Gold Bars

Europe

02 - 2013 Degussa AG - Germany (PDF 149kb)
04 - 2009 Johnson Matthey PLC - United Kingdom (PDF 178kb)

Americas

01 - 2012 United States Mint - USA (PDF 652kb)
10 - 2010 Handy & Harman - USA (PDF 164kb)
09 - 2010 Johnson Matthey Limited - Canada (PDF 108kb)
Historical minted bars
09 - 2008 Homestake Mining Company - USA (PDF 111kb)

General

04 - 2012 Historical Gold Standard 400 oz bars - (PDF 237kb)
Australia - Canada - South Africa - United Kingdom

Historical Feature

Johnson Matthey - historical minted gold bars

Johnson Matthey (Canada) was a major manufacturer of minted gold bars from the 1970s until 2000.

The bars are widely held in the USA and internationally.