Over the last years, the Mint Directors Conference has developed into a network. This network organization is now the International Mint Directors Network (IMDN). In addition, a new association of mints with big plans has been formed too.
Established in 1792 the US Mint was the first Federal agency of the United States of America and its Philadelphia mint was the very first Federal building. Today, 230 years later, the US Mint has become the world’s largest coin manufacturer.
YAMANA Norio was appointed as new President of Japan Mint, the State mint of Japan. He took over this position in April 2021. Mr. Yamana is an experienced leading figure with numerous positions in Japan’s National Tax Agency and Ministry of Finance.