Decreasing 1.9 percent made Chinese palladium bar the biggest mover of the day on MetalMiner’s precious metals price index on Oct. 23, 2012. Japanese palladium bar prices saw a 0.7 percent decline. US palladium bar closed 0.2 percent lower.
Japanese platinum bar showed a 0.7 percent drop yesterday. Chinese platinum bar fell 0.6 percent on Tuesday. The price of US platinum bar declined 0.6 percent.
The price of US gold bullion is back up, rising by 0.5 percent on Tuesday. The price of Indian gold bullion fell 0.4 percent. The price of Japanese gold bullion rose 0.3 percent after a two-day drop. After a couple of days of decreasing prices, the price of Chinese gold bullion held steady.
US silver prices closed after a 1.2 percent rise yesterday. Indian silver finished the day down 0.8 percent. The price of Chinese silver flattened following two days of declines. The price of Japanese silver showed little movement yesterday.