US palladium bar saw the biggest upwards shift for the day, rising 1.7 percent to close at $738.00 per ounce on Monday, December 9. Japanese palladium bar finished the day up 0.6 percent to JPY 2,400 ($23.27) per gram. Chinese palladium bar saw its price rise 0.6 percent to CNY 163.00 ($26.80) per gram.
Japanese platinum bar finished the day down 0.4 percent to JPY 4,470 ($43.35) per gram. The price of Chinese platinum bar fell 0.3 percent to CNY 285.00 ($46.85) per gram. The price of US platinum bar declined 0.3 percent to $1,355 per ounce.
Japanese gold bullion ended the day at JPY 4,030 ($39.08) per gram, after the 0.8 percent drop yesterday. Indian gold bullion closed 0.6 percent lower at INR 28,441 ($465.03) per 10 grams. At $1,231, the price of US gold bullion finished the market day up 0.5 percent per ounce. The price of Chinese gold bullion increased 0.4 percent to CNY 242.85 ($39.92) per gram.
Japanese silver prices saw a 0.8 percent decline to JPY 633.00 ($6.14) per 10 grams. Chinese silver prices inched up 0.7 percent to CNY 4,065 ($668.28) per kilogram. US silver prices rose 0.5 percent to $19.54 per ounce. The price of Indian silver fell 0.3 percent to INR 44,775 ($732.10) per kilogram.