Perth Mint Bullion Sales Divided in February

by CoinNews.net on March 6, 2015 · 0 comments

2015 Australian Kangaroo 1oz Gold Bullion Coin

Perth Mint bullion sales were mixed last month

Perth Mint bullion products ended mixed in February as sales of gold coins and gold bars grew from the prior month but sales of silver coins slipped to a ten-month low.

Perth Mint gold sales advanced 31,981 ounces last month for a 38% increase from the 23,174 ounces sold in January, the weakest month since April 2012. Sales fell 32% from the 47,003 ounces moved a year earlier.

February sales of silver coins at 392,114 ounces dropped 33.1% from the 585,953 ounces in January but they inched up from the 392,088 ounces sold in February 2014.

Perth Mint Gold and Silver Sales by Month

Below is a monthly breakdown of Perth Mint bullion sales from February 2014 to February 2015.

Perth Mint Bullion Sales (in troy ounces)
Silver Gold
February 2015 392,114 31,981
January 2015 585,953 23,174
December 2014 477,731 40,211
November 2014 851,836 49,904
October 2014 655,881 55,350
September 2014 756,839 68,781
August 2014 818,856 36,369
July 2014 577,988 25,103
June 2014 586,358 39,405
May 2014 630,349 36,127
April 2014 361,988 23,461
March 2014 545,165 30,177
February 2014 392,088 47,003

 

US Mint Bullion Sales in February

U.S. Mint bullion sales in February slowed from a month and year earlier.

American Silver Eagle bullion sales at 3.022 million ounces fell 45.4% from January sales of 5.53 million ounces and declined 19.4% from the 3.75 million ounces registered in February 2014.

American Gold Eagle bullion sales at 18,500 ounces dropped 77.2% from the prior month’s 81,000 ounces and fell 40.3% from the 31,000 ounces sold a year earlier.

American Buffalo gold coins at 12,000 ounces declined 65.2% from January sales of 34,500 ounces. Year-ago February sales also reached 12,000 ounces.

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