Australian Coinage and Numismatic News

Perth Mint Gold and Silver Bullion Sales Soar in DecemberAustralian bullion sales surged in December, the latest figures from The Perth Mint of Australia show, capping an exceptional year for the Mint’s silver coins and bars and a solid year for its gold coins and bars.

In December, the Mint’s silver sales were the fourth strongest for a month since CoinNews started tracking the Mint’s data in February 2013. Using the same criteria, the Mint’s gold sales were the third best on record […]

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Perth Mint November 2019 Gold Bullion Sales Highest in YearAustralian bullion sales in November jumped sharply for gold coins and bars and remained steady for silver coins and bars, according to the latest figures from The Perth Mint of Australia.

The Mint’s gold sales were the highest in a year while its silver sales finished above 1 million ounces for a fourth month in a row after nine straight months of missing the mark […]

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Perth Mint October 2019 Silver Bullion Sales Rank Third HighestDemand for Australian bullion products was mixed in October, according to the latest round of Perth Mint sales data, soaring for silver coins and silver bars while slowing for gold coins and gold bars.

Perth Mint silver bullion sales climbed for a fourth straight month, registered above 1 million ounces for a third month in a row and, more remarkably, scored their third highest monthly total since CoinNews started tracking the Mint’s data in February 2013 […]

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Perth Mint Silver Bullion Sales Surge in September to 3-1/2-Year HighLike a year earlier, Australian bullion demand in September grew for a fourth straight month for gold coins and gold bars and for a third straight month for silver coins and silver bars, according Perth Mint figures published earlier this month.

More notably, multi-month highs were reached. The Mint’s silver sales were the strongest since March 2016 and its gold sales the best since November 2018 […]

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Perth Mint Bullion Sales Jump in August 2019Australian bullion products logged higher sales in August, according to figures published by The Perth Mint of Australia. The Mint’s silver sales were the best in eleven months and its gold sales the highest in five months.

The monthly gains happened against a backdrop of soaring precious metals with LBMA prices in August advancing 7.1% for gold and 11.6% for silver […]

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Perth Mint Silver Bullion Sales Surge in July 2019Australian gold and silver bullion products saw solid to very sharp gains in July, the latest figures from The Perth Mint of Australia show. The Mint’s gold sales were the strongest in four months and its silver sales were the highest in nine months.

The monthly gains happened against a backdrop of rising precious metals with LBMA prices in July advancing 1.3% for gold and 8.2% for silver […]

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Perth Mint Bullion Sales Mixed in First Half of 2019Sales of Australian bullion products divided in June from May and climbed from a year earlier, according to the latest figures from The Perth Mint of Australia.

In comparing bullion sales for the Mint’s products through the first half of this year against the first six months of last year, they slowed somewhat for gold and they were about the same for silver […]

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Perth Mint Gold Bullion Sales in May 2019 Drop to 25-Month LowSales of Australian bullion products slowed in May, for a second month in a row, figures from The Perth Mint of Australia show.

The Mint’s silver sales registered at a three-month low while its gold sales logged in at the lowest level in 25 months […]

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Perth Mint Gold and Silver Bullion Sales Slow in April 2019Demand for Australian bullion products slowed in April from March but was higher than a year ago, the latest sales figures from The Perth Mint of Australia show. Overall for the month, silver sales still remained solid while gold sales softened significantly.

The monthly gains happened against a backdrop of falling precious metals with LBMA prices posting losses of 1% for gold and 1.7% for silver […]

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U.S. and Australia 50th Anniversary Moon Landing Set AvailableOrdering opened Monday, May 6, for the joint Royal Australian Mint and United States Mint product containing a 2019 Apollo 11 clad half dollar and a 2019 $5 Moon Landing 1oz silver coin.

Limited to a set mintage of 10,000 pieces, both of the included coins are domed shaped, struck in collector proof finish, and commemorate the 50th anniversary of mankind’s first landing on the Moon […]

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