On Dec. 20, 2012, the day’s biggest price mover was US silver, which saw a 2.1 percent decline. Chinese silver closed 1.7 percent lower. The price of Indian silver declined 1 percent. The price of Japanese silver showed little movement on Thursday.
Japanese gold bullion finished the day down 0.9 percent. Chinese gold bullion fell 0.6 percent on Thursday. The price of US gold bullion fell 0.3 percent. Indian gold bullion saw little change in its price on Thursday.
Thursday saw the price of Japanese platinum bar drift down 0.6 percent after a couple of stagnant days. Chinese platinum bar ended the day after a 0.4 percent drop on Thursday. US platinum bar prices saw a 0.3 percent decline.
After falling for two days, the price of US palladium bar rose 1 percent. After a 0.3 percent increase, Chinese palladium bar finished the day up. The price of Japanese palladium bar remained steady.