Indian silver saw a 3.2 percent increase on Monday, August 19, making it the biggest upwards shift of the day. Chinese silver gained 1.2 percent. The price of US silver increased 1.1 percent. Japanese silver held its value yesterday.
After a 2.3 percent increase, Indian gold bullion finished the day higher. Chinese gold bullion finished the day up 1.0 percent. US gold bullion saw its price rise 0.8 percent. The price of Japanese gold bullion remained essentially flat.
The price of Chinese platinum bar changed direction with a 0.3 percent drop. Following a couple days of improvement, the price of US platinum bar weakened by 0.1 percent. Japanese platinum bar stayed flat.
The price of Chinese palladium bar finished the market day up 0.6 percent per gram. The price of US palladium bar, following a couple days of improvement, fell by 0.1 percent. The price of Japanese palladium bar showed little movement yesterday.