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Why Lead is a Health Hazard

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Why Lithium is in Demand

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What is a Tantalum?

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The Many Uses of Iridium

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Why Platinum is Highly Valued

If you trade commodities, one of the things you’ll notice is that platinum is highly valued. Today gold is more expensive, but based on historical dat…

Daily Metal Prices
Aluminum
$1,885.29 per metric ton
Cobalt
$70,000.00 per metric
Copper
$5,719.76 per metric ton
Gold
$1,360.90 per troy oz.
Iridium
$1,415.00 per troy oz.
Iron
$57.86 per metric ton
Lead
$2,108.00 per metric ton
Molybdenum
$26,000.00 per metric ton
Nickel
$8,931.76 per metric ton
Palladium
$889.60 per troy oz.
Platinum
$826.50 per troy oz.
Rhodium
$2,330.00 per troy oz.
Ruthenium
$250.00 per troy oz.
Silver
$15.48 per troy oz.
Tin
$19,658.84 per metric ton
Zinc
$2,573.40 per metric ton
Last Updated: July 21, 2018, 3:00 am
The displayed metal prices are estimates only. They are aggregated using multiple sources. Actual prices may vary based on region, supplier, or various other factors.