US Mint American Eagle coin sales surge in November
Strong demand came as spot gold prices fell around 7% to the lowest in nearly six years. This was the gold market's biggest monthly drop in 2-1/2 years as traders and investors widely anticipated that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates at its next meeting in mid-December.
US Gold, Silver production decline in Aug: USGS
Based on unrounded data, the average daily silver production in August was 3,020 kg compared with 2,930 kg in July and 3,240 kg for full-year 2014. Domestic silver production in the first 8 months of 2015 was 3% less than that of the same period in 2014.
Metals Focus remains bullish on Silver jewellery demand
Metals Focus said that it remains optimistic about global silver jewellery demand in 2015. A key reason for this has been the shift in favor of branded and private-label silver jewelry in recent years, at the expense of plated silver pieces.