Kazakh pawnshops supply Switzerland with scrap gold


Kazakhstan has proposed banning pawnshops from selling precious metal scrap abroad. According to MP Gumar Dyusembaev, the jewellery market consists of 90% of counterfeit products.

"At the same time, pawnshops under the guise of jewellery export scrap of precious metals. The bulk of exports go to Switzerland, which is about 98%,"...