Lawrence Williams: Is any official gold data reliable?

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10:13a ET Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

MineWeb's Lawrence Williams today wonders whether China's gold reserve figures can be trusted -- and, indeed, whether any official gold data is relaible. Of course much of GATA's work has been to establish that almost everything "official" in regard to gold is a lie or at least misleading, with China's long misreporting of its gold reserves being a prime example --

http://www.gata.org/node/9545

-- so it's good to see doubt becoming respectable. Williams' commentary is headlined "Can We Trust China's Gold Reserve Figures -- or Anyone Else's Either?" and it's posted at MineWeb here:

http://www.mineweb.com/mineweb/content/en/mineweb-political-economy?oid=...

CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.



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