Mint Directors Conference Awards 2018

June 14, 2018 – From 22-26 April 2018 the XXX Mint Directors Conference (MDC) took place in Seoul. One of the highlights of the event was as usually the moment when the expert jury announced the winners of the MDC Awards.

The winners of the MDC Coin Awards. Photo: MDC 2018

The winners of the MDC Coin Awards. Photo: MDC 2018

There are two competitions: The mints contest with each other for the most beautiful resp. most technologically advanced coin as well as for the best packaging.

And the winners are:

Most beautiful coins

Most beautiful gold coin: Australia.Most beautiful gold coin: Australia.

Most beautiful gold coin: Australia.

Most beautiful silver coin: Austria.Most beautiful silver coin: Austria.

Most beautiful silver coin: Austria.

Most beautiful circulating coin: Spain.Most beautiful circulating coin: Spain.

Most beautiful circulating coin: Spain.

Most beautiful coin, other: Spain.

Most beautiful coin, other: Spain.

Most technologically advanced coins

Most technologically advanced silver coin: Poland.Most technologically advanced silver coin: Poland.

Most technologically advanced silver coin: Poland.

Most technologically advanced circulating coin: Canada.Most technologically advanced circulating coin: Canada.

Most technologically advanced circulating coin: Canada.

Most technologically advanced coin, other: Poland.Most technologically advanced coin, other: Poland.

Most technologically advanced coin, other: Poland.

Most creative Packaging

1st place: Australia.

1st place: Australia.

Best National Set

1st place: Singapore.

1st place: Singapore.

2nd: Netherlands; 3rd: South Africa

Best Package to encourage new collectors

1st place: Austria.

1st place: Austria.

2nd: South Africa; 3rd: Poland

Masters’ Choice

1st place: Australia.

1st place: Australia.

2nd: South Africa; 3rd: Singapore

Here is our report of the MDC in Seoul.

Of last year’s conference in Thailand you can read a comprehensive article in our archive.

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