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Stay updated on current platinum prices with our intuitive charts, providing real-time and historical data. Get answers to FAQs about platinum's role in market crashes.

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Monitor live changes in platinum prices with our real-time price charts. Stay informed and make educated investment decisions with Sprott Money. Customize your platinum price chart and analyze price fluctuations. Use our accurate tool to help you make effective platinum bullion investments. Browse also:

Platinum Price in Canada

In Sudbury, Ontario, a significant platinum deposit was unearthed in 1888, marking the beginning of a remarkable era in Canada's platinum production that later had a direct impact on platinum prices in the country. This discovery triggered a surge in global platinum output, driven by the escalating demand for this valuable metal across various industries. Notably, the automotive sector reliance on platinum for diesel vehicle manufacturing fueled the demand throughout the majority of the 20th century, coinciding with the pinnacle of the North American auto industry. Presently, Canada consistently secures a position among the top five platinum-producing nations annually, while the demand for platinum remains steadfast without any indication of waning.

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Platinum Price in Canada FAQ

Q: Is platinum a good investment?

Platinum's investment potential depends on various factors and individual circumstances. It can offer diversification benefits and has historically shown a lower correlation with other asset classes, but its price volatility and dependence on supply and demand dynamics should be considered.

Q: What is the retail price of platinum?

Retail platinum price calculation is simple: add a premium to the platinum spot price. The premium varies based on purchase size, product type (bar or coin), and market conditions like supply and demand. Explore our insightful Blog, offering analysis on gold, silver, and platinum to help you make informed investment decisions.

Q: What is a better investment: platinum coin or bar?

They both have low premiums, making them great for long-term investments with minimal buy-sell spread. Opting for platinum bars is especially advantageous as their premiums are significantly lower than those of platinum jewellery or coins, which carry higher manufacturing and dealer fees.

Q: What factors determine the platinum price in Canada?

Platinum prices are influenced by various factors, including supply and demand dynamics, investor spending, market speculation, socio-political climate, currency valuation, and institutional buying power. Among these factors, supply and demand are particularly significant in determining the current prices of platinum. Contact us at 1.888.861.0775 or book a free consultation and make sure you have all the information.