Japanese palladium bar saw the biggest upwards shift for the day, rising 1.8 percent to close at JPY 1,438 ($18) per gram on July 27, 2012. The price of Chinese palladium bar increased 0.7 percent to CNY 138.00 ($21.61) per gram. The price of US palladium bar held steady at $569.00 per ounce.
Japanese platinum bar prices inched up 0.7 percent to JPY 3,559 ($45) per gram. Chinese platinum bar gained 0.7 percent to finish at CNY 309.00 ($48.39) per gram. The price of US platinum bar ended a two-day climb, settling at $1,404 per ounce.
Japanese gold bullion finished the day up 0.7 percent to JPY 4,074 ($52) per gram. After a 0.6 percent increase, Chinese gold bullion finished the day at CNY 331.10 ($51.85) per gram. US gold bullion prices rose 0.2 percent to $1,617 per ounce. The price of Indian gold bullion has been on the rise for seven days and is now at INR 29,844 ($537) per 10 grams.
Chinese silver saw its price rise 0.7 percent to CNY 5,815 ($910) per kilogram. The price of US silver closed at $27.49 per ounce. Following a couple days of improvement, the metal’s price weakened by 0.4 percent. Following two days of rising prices, the price of Indian silver dropped 0.2 percent to INR 52,422 ($944) per kilogram. Japanese silver closed 0.1 percent lower at JPY 684.00 ($8.75) per 10 grams.