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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: CHINA - SGE gold withdrawals still up 6% YTD

07 Nov 2017 - Shanghai Gold Exchange October gold withdrawals came out at much the same as a year earlier leaving year to date figures up around 6% on 2016.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Chinese gold demand up over 15% YTD

01 Nov 2017 - Latest figures from the China Gold Association put consumption up 15.49% for the first nine months of the year.

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Palladium premium over platinum to persist – Metals Focus

25 Oct 2017 - Precious Metals specialist consultancy, Metals Focus, sees palladium prices continuing to exceed those of platinum in the short to medium term at least.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: China’s gold-for-oil threat to petrodollar

24 Oct 2017 - China's moves to replace the dollar as the global reserve currency may be denied, but with its 'gold-for yuan' option for oil purchases in its own currency it is moving another step closer.

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Russian gold reserves: Another 34 tonnes added in September

21 Oct 2017 - Russia again upped it gold reserves in September with the purchase of 1.1 million ounce (34.2 tonnes) putting it easily on track to add a further 200 tonnes to reserves in the current year.

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: What now for precious metals?

19 Oct 2017 - Another look at the likely price performance for precious metals in the light of the past week's price setbacks

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold back over $1,300, palladium over $1,000. Can they hold?

16 Oct 2017 - The gold price has returned to plus $1,300 while palladium has powered through $1,000 for the first time since 2001. The price drivers involved are dissimilar, but these prices levels should be sustainable - at least in the short term.

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: CHINA – Still no official increase in gold reserves

16 Oct 2017 - China has now reported a zero increase in its gold reserves for 11 straight months. As we have said before we believe these 'official' figures are bogus.

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Palladium powers towards $1,000

13 Oct 2017 - Palladium's strong fundamentals are keeping it price above that of its normally price-dominant pgm sibling - platinum. Contrary to analyst forecasts we think it could remain the dominant pgm for the next couple of years.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Palladium powers towards $1,000

13 Oct 2017 - Palladium's strong fundamentals are keeping it price above that of its normally price-dominant pgm sibling - platinum. Contrary to analyst forecasts we think it could remain the dominant pgm for the next couple of years.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Chinese SGE gold demand UP in September

12 Oct 2017 - As gold makes another run on $1,300, Chinese SGE gold demand in September was 25% higher than a year earlier and is 7% higher year to date.

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Bank picks gold and silver as likely outperformers next year

11 Oct 2017 - Analysts at Australia's Macquarie Bank put silver and gold among their picks of the likely four best performing metal/mineral commodities in 2018

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: The fiction in Chinese gold reserves and media import coverage.

09 Oct 2017 - China has again reported a zero increase in its gold reserves for September, but we, and a number of other analysts believe the official reserve figure is a convenient fiction and true reserves are far higher. Likewise media reporting of Chinese gold...

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold doing OK during China holiday

05 Oct 2017 - Despite Chinese markets being closed for the Golden Week holiday, gold prices have been remarkably stable albeit at a significantly lower level than we had been seeing in August and the first few days of September in the runup to the US Labor Day holiday

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Metals Focus still sees gold hitting $1,400 average in 2018

04 Oct 2017 - Metals Focus, one of the world's leading precious metals analytical consultancies, has released its latest Precious Metals Investment Focus publication with a detailed analysis of precious metals supply, demand and price over the year ahead.

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