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  • Industry: Mining
  • Type: Business and industry issue
  • Date: 2012/10/17

Quarterly Commodity Insights Bulletin: Platinum 

This Quarterly Commodity Insights Bulletin looks at how Platinum has performed during the second quarter of 2012.

Platinum prices declined 6.6 percent while palladium declined 7.9 percent. Eminent macroeconomic concerns, especially in the eurozone, have been heavily weighing on prices.


According to reports by GFMS and Johnson Matthey, the platinum market is expected to remain in surplus in 2012.


Also in this report:


  • Platinum industry in distress
  • Supply and demand
  • Demand
  • Key developments


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Carel Smit
Head of Markets
Energy and Natural Resources
Tel: +27 (0)11 647 7065