Saudi Arabia

Total: 10,000
Min/max: Variation unknown. Possibly 8,000 - 12,000
Female participation: 0
Gold: 10,000

2019: 10,000

Personal communications with officer of the Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources.
Gold rush in the Arab desert, using metal detectors.
Received reports and videos are not public.

Nothing found



ASM DATA - Country Database Record
Country CodeSAU
CountrySaudi Arabia
ASM StatusExisting (data assessed)
Country Count1
Data year2019
Publ. year2019
ASM Miners10,000
- gold10 ,000
Data curation as reported
Inc. DevMinno
- min.8,000
- max.12,000
- female0
ASM Commoditiesgold
  • country/saudi_arabia.txt
  • Last modified: 2022/11/24
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