With a 3 percent increase on Jan. 11, 2013, Japanese platinum bar was the biggest mover on our Global Precious Metals price index.
The price of Japanese palladium bar finished the market day up 2 percent per gram. US palladium bar gained 1.7 percent. Chinese palladium bar finished the day up 1.2 percent.
The price of Japanese gold bullion increased 1.7 percent. US gold bullion saw its price rise 1 percent. Chinese gold bullion prices rose 0.9 percent. Indian gold bullion prices inched up 0.5 percent.
Japanese silver prices rose 2.7 percent. The price of Indian silver finished the market day up 2 percent per kilogram. US silver prices inched up 1.6 percent. Chinese silver saw its price rise 1.4 percent.