Perth Mint Sales Figures
Silver Sales at the Perth Mint
Silver and Gold Sales at the U.S., Canadian and Perth Mints
Silver Sales Soar at the U.S. and Canadian Mints on Massive Price Drop
U.S. Mint Temporarily Sold Out Of Silver Eagles Amid Huge Demand Reuters November 5, 2014
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Perth Mint Silver and Gold Sales Slump in October
The U.S. and Canadian Mints have been reporting a big upswing in silver coin sales the past two months, yet Australia’s Perth Mint reported a decline in silver and gold sales in October.
Silver Sales In October 2014
Perth Mint Silver Monthly Sales 2012-2014
Silver sales at the Perth Mint dropped in October to 655,881 ounces from 756,839 in September and down from 821,579 ounces in October 2013.
Popular Perth Mint Silver Coins
While the Perth Mint silver coins featuring Koalas and Kangaroos are popular among collectors, their sales are dwarfed in comparision to sales of American Silver Eagles.
For example, the biggest sales month for Perth Mint silver coins during the past two years was 1,113,461 in April 2013 vs. 7,498,000 American Silver Eagles sold in January 2013.
Gold Sales In October 2014
Perth Mint Gold Monthly Sales 2012-2014
Gold sales at the Perth Mint dropped in October to 55,350 ounces from 68,781 in September and down from 77,255 ounces in October 2013.
Sales of gold coins at the Perth Mint rival those at the U.S. Mint.
Indeed, the Perth Mint’s sales of 55,350 ounces of gold in October was about the same as the 57,500 American Gold Eagles the U.S. Mint sold in October (including fractional ounce American Gold Eagles and sales of American Gold Buffalo coins, the U.S. Mint sold 88,500 ounces of gold in October 2014).
Dollar Sales of Gold and Silver at Perth Mint
The Perth Mint consistently sells far more gold than silver.
Dollar Sales of Gold and Silver at U.S. Mint
The U.S. Mint sells large amounts of gold and silver coins with silver sales sometimes out pacing gold sales.