Allgemeine Gold- und Silberscheideanstalt AG (Agosi) was founded as a joint stock company in 1891 by jewellery and watch manufacturers in the German city of Pforzheim. Since then, the company has extended its activities from merely refining precious metals to producing semi-finished products.
Today Agosi is one of the leading companies in Europe offering the full precious metals cycle and other precious metals services - not only products for renowned customers from the fields of jewellery and watch manufacturing, and from the coin industry, but also products for industrial applications in electrical engineering, in automobile production, in the chemical industry and in medical technology.
As part of the Umicore Group, Agosi has subsidiaries and factories around the globe. The company’s headquarter is based in Pforzheim.