Precious Metals: Platinum Rises

CNBC reported on precious metals trading on Thursday as platinum rose.

As quoted in the market news:

Spot platinumwas up 0.9 percent at $1,412 an ounce, while spot palladiumwas up 1.7 percent at $581 an ounce.

Switzerland, a major refining and trading hub for platinum group metals, remained a net exporter of raw platinum for a third month in June, although imports more than doubled and exports dropped by 30 percent, Swiss customs data showed.

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