The Precious Metals Week in Review - June 21th, 2019.

The Precious Metals Week in Review – June 21th, 2019

The U.S. Federal Reserve’s FOMC meeting decision, followed by uncertainty over the geopolitical climate in the Middle East were the two primary factors that drove market moves this week. The ongoing trade spat between the U.S. and China also remains unresolved and can be expected to trigger further market volatility ahead of the G-20 meeting in Japan next week.

Silver Supply/Demand Crunch Part II: Primary Silver Producers Stuck in Quicksand and Still Sinking

Silver Supply/Demand Crunch Part II: Primary Silver Producers Stuck in Quicksand and Still Sinking

As we outlined in our silver supply/demand crunch article, the silver market has entered a structural imbalance. It is not temporary. Global supply is locked into a decline, leaving the industry ill-equipped to respond meaningfully to any spike in demand of physical metal for the foreseeable future.