World Mint News & World Coins

Coin news and information about coins and collecting products from the U.S. Mint and other World Mints, including the UK Royal Mint, the Royal Canadian Mint, the Perth Mint of Australia, the Royal Australian Mint, the Austrian Mint, and more.

Perth Mint Bullion Sales Contract in FebruaryDemand for Australian products retreated last month but it was stronger than a year ago, Perth Mint sales figures for February show.

The Mint’s silver sales slowed following two straight month-over-month increases and they ended below one million ounces for the first time in seven months. Its gold sales were the weakest since August […]

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Perth Mint Silver Bullion Sales Rally in JanuaryAustralian silver bullion products jumped out of the gate in their start to the new year, Perth Mint sales figures for January show.

The Mint’s silver sales climbed for a third straight month, registered above 1 million ounces for a six month in a row, and posted their third highest monthly total since CoinNews started tracking the Mint’s data in February 2013 […]

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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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US-Canada 2019 Pride of Two Nations Coin Set LaunchUnique finishes, a historic collaboration and key date coins are among reasons many collectors will rush today, July 3, to buy the limited-edition 2019 Pride of Two Nations Two-Coin Set from the United States Mint.

This set marks the first U.S. Mint and Royal Canadian Mint joint numismatic product. It contains an American Silver Eagle in enhanced reverse proof and a Canadian Silver Maple Leaf in modified proof. Amping up their appeal, these finishes are firsts for both coins […]

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