Closing up on Feb. 28, 2013, Japanese palladium bar rose 3.3 percent to finish as the day’s biggest mover.
After a 0.3 percent increase, US palladium bar finished the day up as well. Chinese palladium bar held its value on Thursday.
US platinum bar closed 1.5 percent lower. Following two days of rising prices, the price of Chinese platinum bar dropped 0.9 percent. The price of Japanese platinum bar remained steady.
The price of US gold bullion changed direction with a 1.1 percent drop. The price of Chinese gold bullion declined 0.7 percent after two days of improvement. The price of Indian gold bullion finished the market day up 0.1 percent. Japanese gold bullion saw little change in its price on Thursday.
Weakening prices followed two days of improvement as the price of US silver dropped 1.5 percent. The price of Indian silver declined 0.4 percent. Japanese silver ended the day after a 0.2 percent drop on Thursday. After improving for two days, the price of Chinese silver declined 0.2 percent.