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Palladium hallmarking suffers drop as silver stays strong in October

Silver was the only metal to see a year-on-year rise in the hallmarking figures for October, with a 25% growth.

All other precious metals saw a drop in hallmarked articles, with palladium experiencing the biggest fall of 34.7%.

Gold fell by 8.4% when compared to the same period last year, whereas platinum suffered a downtick of 2.1%

Compared to October 2016, hallmarking for the month saw an overall increase of 7.3%.

About Shekina Tuahene

Shekina Tuahene

Shekina is a multimedia journalist who has lived in London all her life. She is an alumnus of University of Greenwich and Brunel. Shekina loves to read, travel, socialise and listen to music. If you have any story or feature ideas, feel free to drop her a line.

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