US palladium bar saw the biggest price decline of the day, dropping 3.5 percent to close at $734.00 per ounce on March 20, 2013. The price of Chinese palladium bar fell 1.7 percent to CNY 173.00 ($27.84) per gram. Japanese palladium bar held its value yesterday at JPY 2,386 ($25.10) per gram.
Chinese platinum bar closed 1.8 percent lower at CNY 330.00 ($53.10) per gram. US platinum bar prices saw a 1.4 percent decline to $1,553 per ounce. The price of Japanese platinum bar remained steady at JPY 4,850 ($51.02) per gram.
At $1,613, the price of US gold bullion finished the market day up 0.4 percent per ounce. Indian gold bullion gained 0.3 percent to finish at INR 29,754 ($546.90) per 10 grams. Chinese gold bullion prices inched up 0.2 percent to CNY 322.78 ($51.94) per gram. The price of Japanese gold bullion remained essentially flat at JPY 4,924 ($51.79) per gram.
Indian silver saw its price rise 0.5 percent to INR 54,133 ($995.00) per kilogram. The price of Chinese silver showed little movement yesterday at CNY 5,915 ($951.86) per kilogram. US silver saw little change in its price yesterday at $28.91 per ounce. At JPY 881.00 ($9.27) per 10 grams, the price of Japanese silver was essentially unchanged.