Professional Jeweler Archive: Precious Metals Prices

August 2000

Precious Metals & Bench/Data & Statistics


Precious Metals Prices

While per-ounce gold and silver prices remain stable, platinum continues to soar


Gold

1999 2000

Gold was resilient in June, falling as the Bank of England sold 25 tons then rising as a haven for investors fearing inflation.

Platinum

1999 2000

Platinum prices continued far above where they were this timelast year and should continue to do so in the second half.

Silver

1999 2000

Silver, though the lowest-priced precious metal, has shown the most stability – a good selling point.

New York prices

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