Professional Jeweler Archive: Metals Prices Weaken
Precious Metals & Bench/Data & Statistics
Metals Prices Weaken
Consumers will look for bargains as commodity prices fall
Gold commodity prices drifted slightly lower to an average $270 per ounce in fall, meaning good prices for gold jewelry in time for Christmas sales.
Prices for platinum fell below $600 per ounce but remained higher than in the first half of the year. Stress its enduring quality and value in your sales efforts.
Silver prices, like those of gold, continue in a general malaise, dipping just below $5 per ounce at press time.
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