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Assay Office Birmingham has compiled the latest UK Hallmarking figures for the month of August 2015.

Platinum Ring (Hallmarked)

Please find the figures listed below:

Another difficult month for hallmarking numbers with the total number of articles hallmarked across all four Assay Offices down 12.4% in August compared to the same month in 2014.

Gold articles hallmarked were down 8.5% whilst Silver was down 17.0%, both mirroring a very similar position in the month of July. However Platinum articles were up 3.1% and Palladium up 14.9%.

Hallmarking figures provided by the four UK Assay Offices and compiled by Assay Office Birmingham. Please quote this statement when reproducing any of the figures.




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