The price of Indian gold bullion closed up on Dec. 18, 2012, on MetalMiner’s daily precious metal price index, halting two days of weakening prices with a 0.9 percent shift.
After falling for two days, the price of Indian silver rose 0.9 percent. The price of Chinese silver finished the market day up 0.3 percent per kilogram. After dropping for two days, the price of US silver flattened. The price of Japanese silver steadied following two-days of dropping prices.
US platinum bar ended the day at above $1,600 per ounce, after a 0.6 percent drop on Tuesday. Following a 0.1 percent rise on Tuesday, the price of Chinese platinum bar closed up. The price of Japanese platinum bar was essentially unchanged.
The price of US palladium bar fell 0.6 percent. The price of Japanese palladium bar held steady. The price of Chinese palladium bar ended a two-day climb.