Imports of U.S. Platinum Jewelry Jump in Q3, As Do Gold and Silver

Finance and Trade
01/12/2015 14:30

U.S. platinum jewelry imports surged 85 percent in the third quarter of 2015, gold jewelry imports were up 12 percent as prices for both precious metals fell for the fifth consecutive quarter, according to Thomson Reuters GFMS calculations. U.S. imports of gold jewelry were driven mainly by higher imports from India, Oman, Thailand and Turkey.