Decreasing 1.7 percent made Japanese platinum bar the biggest mover of the day on our global precious metals price index on Oct. 30, 2012.
Chinese platinum bar finished the day down 1.2 percent. US platinum bar ended the day after a 0.5 percent drop yesterday.
The price of US palladium bar fell 1.5 percent. Chinese palladium bar fell 0.7 percent on Tuesday. Japanese palladium bar prices saw a 0.6 percent decline.
Japanese gold bullion fell 0.6 percent on Tuesday. Weakening prices followed two days of improvement as the price of Chinese gold bullion dropped 0.2 percent. The price of US gold bullion showed little movement yesterday. The price of Indian gold bullion remained steady.
The price of US silver declined 1 percent. Japanese silver finished the day down 0.9 percent. The price of Chinese silver fell 0.5 percent. Indian silver finished the day up 0.3 percent.