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Supply Chain for Gold in accordance with regulation (EU) 2017/821 of the European Parliament and of the Council

Münze Österreich AG is expressly committed to compliance with applicable laws such as Regulation (EU) 2017/821 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2017 laying down supply chain due diligence obligations for Union importers of tin, tantalum and tungsten, their ores, and gold originating from conflict-affected and high-risk areas.

For this reason, the Münze Österreich AG sources gold exclusively from suppliers (refiners) that are on the list of the names and addresses of global responsible smelters and refiners in accordance with Art. 9 of the Regulation. Prior to each order (= subsequent imports) of gold, the current status of the supplier on the list is checked. In addition, an annual audit of all orders is carried out.

The gold processed by the Austrian Mint originates from the following sources:

75% from the refinery production of Argor Heraeus
25% from LBMA Good Delivery refiners

The 75% from the refinery production of Argor Heraeus is sourced as follows:

  • 53.9 % from South America
  • 29.5 % from Western Europe
  • 8.1 % from Asia
  • 4.4 % from Africa
  • 3.5 % from North America
  • 0.4 % from the Middle East
  • 0.2 % from Eastern Europe

The material types of this 75% originate as follows:

  • 45% from reprocessing (jewellery/industrial scrap)
  • 46% from high-grade mines
  • 3% from low-grade mines
  • the rest from upgrades, recovery materials and artisanal mines

The 25% from LBMA Good Delivery refiners is sourced as follows:

  • 92.8 % from Europe
  • 5.1 % from Asia
  • 1.1 % from Latin America
  • 0.5 % from North America
  • 0.5 % rest
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