These Umicore 250g Cast Gold Bullion Bars are produced by one of the leading circular materials technology companies in the world!
Umicore was founded in 1989 formally known as union miniere and was renamed to Umicore in 2001. Umicore is a world-renowned materials technology company based in Belgium, renowned for its pioneering approach to circular materials technology.
Umicore today focuses on the refining and recycling of precious metals and the manufacture of other metals.
In October 2021, Umicore appointed Mathias Miedreich as the new CEO after serving as the executive vice-president for Clean Mobility - Faurecia.
This innovative methodology centers on the closed-loop system for materials, wherein resources are continually reused and recycled, thereby minimising extraction and disposal. The company specialises in the recycling and refining of precious metals such as gold, silver and platinum. Additionally, the company is proficient in recycling battery materials such as lithium and cobalt. This showcases the company's commitment to sustainability.
The obverse of the bar features the UMICORE copyrighted logo at the top, followed by the fineness and weight of the gold bar. At the bottom of the bar, a unique serial number can be found
|Weight / Size||250 Gram|
|Gold Weight Troy Ounces||8.038|
|Fineness / Carat||0.9999 / 24|
|Mint / Brand||Umicore|
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their precious metal content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.
Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.
All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out.
If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item, it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes; therefore, some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.
Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.
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We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows.
If you wish to have your order sent by an alternative method (e.g., Saturday Guaranteed) please contact +441253343081 for more information. Please note, we will not dispatch high value orders over a bank holiday weekend.
For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.
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We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products.
If you require any assistance, please do not hesitate to call the showroom on +441253343081 and one of our team can discuss your purchase.