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Clearing Statistics - Most Recent Figures

Monday, July 02, 2018

MAY 2018
Gold

The volume of ounces transferred in May decreased month on month (m/m) by 12.6% to 17.9 million ounces, with the value transferred falling by 14.7% to $23.4 billion. The number of transfers was 2,733, 8.5% lower than April, with the clearers settling on average 6,558 ounces per transfer, 4.5% lower m/m.

Silver

The volume of ounces transferred in May decreased m/m by 6.8% to 231.9 million ounces, with the value transferred 7.6% lower at $3.82 billion. The number of transfers in May was 931, 11.4% lower than the previous month, with the clearers settling on average 249,189 ounces per transfer, 5.2% up m/m.

The average gold / silver price ratio in May was 80.4, compared to 79.1 for April.

A full copy of the Press Release can be found here.

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