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  • Market sentiment sweetening for silver, report says

    October 21, 2019 by The Silver Institute

    The following is an edited excerpt from the “Global Silver Investment” report prepared by Metals Focus for The Silver Institute. Visit for complimentary access to the full report. Investor sentiment has strengthened for silver (as well as the wider precious metals

  • SILVER: Global demand up 4% in 2018

    April 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW YORK CITY – The Silver Institute has released a report saying global silver demand rose 4% – to 1.03 billion oz. – in 2018. This is the first time since 2015 that demand has risen year-over-year. Three factors were

  • SILVER: Outlook brightens for 2019 says Silver Institute

    February 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WASHINGTON, DC – Last year was disappointing, but the Silver Institute is predicting a “more supportive” climate for silver this year. Sales of the U.S. Mint’s American Eagle coins rose 12% in January 2019, compared to the same month a

  • Silver industrial demand rebounded in 2017

    June 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The following is an edited summary from the Silver Institute, based on findings in its World Silver Survey 2018. For more information, visit Industrial demand for silver, fuelled by record photovoltaic growth, rose in 2017 for the first time since

  • Silver market poised for eventful year

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The following is an edited release by the Washington, D.C.-based Silver Institute on silver market trends in 2018. Visit for more information. Of all the metals in the periodic table, silver enjoys one of the most versatile landscapes, with its uses

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    Silver Institute: Coin demand forces five major mints to restrict supply

    October 28, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The following is an edited summary report from the Washington D.C.-based Silver Institute. For more information please visit Retail investors in recent months have been stocking up on silver bullion coins and, to a lesser extent, bars. Due to strong demand,

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS – Aberdeen, Aura Gold, NovaGold, Diamondex, Gammon Lake, HudBay, Platmin, Rainy River and Silver Institute

    June 17, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ABERDEEN INTERNATIONAL of Toronto has appointed former federal cabinet minister Hon. Pierre Pettigrew to its board …

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    CANADIAN MINING PERSPECTIVES Silver reaches new high

    May 30, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    This morning, May 30, the opening price of silver was just over US$13.00/oz. While not the US$14.50 level of late F…

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    DOING SOME DIGGING The Shiny Side of Silver

    July 21, 2004 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Good news about silver is easy to come by this week. First, WHEATON RIVER MINERALS is spinning off its silver asset…