Prices vary depending on markets and current situation.
|Carats – UK & British Commonwealth / Karat - USA||Parts Gold||Gold Percentage||Fineness (Europe and Asia)|
|24k||24/24||99.9%||999 or 1000|
|23k||23/24||95.8%||957 or 958|
|22k||22/24||91.6%||916 or 917|
|14k||14/24||58.3%||583 or 585|
|10k||10/24||41.6%||416 or 417|
1. Argor-Heraeus SA
Current Bar Mark: Argor-Heraeus SA in circle around AH with Switzerland below and AH Melter Assayer in rectangle
2. Asahi America Holdings Inc (former Johnson Matthey Gold and Silver Refining Inc.)
Current Bar Mark: Johnson Matthey with JM and crossed hammers in diamond, and JMI Assay Office in oval around SLC
3. Heraeus Ltd Hong Kong
Country: Hong Kong
Current Bar Mark: Heraeus Hong Kong within rectangle
4. Johnson Matthey Ltd
Current Bar Mark: JM and crossed hammers in diamond surrounded by JOHNSON MATTHEY, and JM Ltd Canada Assay Office in oval
5. LS Nikko Copper Inc
Country: Korea, Republic of
Current Bar Mark: Stylised LS logo and LS ASSAYER MELTER in rectangle with new bar numbering system
6. Metalor Technologies (Hong Kong) Ltd
Country: Hong Kong
Current Bar Mark: METALOR® with assay mark M over HK within an inverted triangle and ASSAYERS and MELTERS along the sloping sides of the triangle.
7. Metalor Technologies SA
Current Bar Mark: METALOR® and assay mark showing Essayeur Fondeur along two sides of triangle and MP within. Patterned bottom surface.
8. Metalor Technologies Singapore Pte Ltd
Current Bar Mark: METALOR® Together with an assay seal showing MSG
9. Metalor USA Refining Corp.
Current Bar Mark: METALOR® and MUS inverted triangle assayer's mark including year
10. Pamp SA
Current Bar Mark: PAMP SA Switzerland with company logo (the letters P, A, M, P at the ends of horizontal cylinders) and Essayeur Fondeur in rectangle with company logo
11. PT Aneka Tambang (Persero) Tbk (Logam Mulia)
Current Bar Mark: LM logo in pentagon and REFINER ASSAYER INDONESIA ANTAM LOGAM MULIA in oval.
12. Rand Refinery (Pty) Ltd
Country: South Africa
Current Bar Mark: RAND REFINERY below circular brandmark of a pouring crucible
13. Republic Metals Corporation
Country: United States
Current Bar Mark: Rectangular stamp incorporating RMC with gold being poured from a crucible above M into a mould below
14. Royal Canadian Mint
Current Bar Mark: ROYAL CANADIAN MINT and MONNAIE ROYALE CANADIENNE in maple leaf logo with four digit year mark. Landscape layout.
15. Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd
Current Bar Mark: Sumitomo logo (diamond shape with indents on each edge and corner with a small diamond in the centre.) (Landscape format)
16. Valcambi S.A.
Current Bar Mark: Valcambi SUISSE. A rectangle enclosing CHI in a circle and ESSAYEUR FONDEUR. Brand mark is a diamond comprising four scalene triangles.
17. Western Australian Mint (T/a The Perth Mint)
Current Bar Mark: THE PERTH MINT, AUSTRALIA with stylised swan logo in rounded rectangle.
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