Palladium | 1987-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Buz Investors Palladium increased 19 USD/t oz. or 2.55% to 763 on Wednesday March 15 from 744 in the previous trading session. Historically, Palladium reached an all time high of 1090 in January of 2001 and a record low of 78.25 in August of 1991.


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Palladium is a soft silver-white metal used mostly in the production of catalytic converters, electronics, dentistry, medicine, hydrogen purification, chemical applications, groundwater treatment and jewelry. The biggest producers of palladium are by far Russia and South Africa (70-80% of world output) followed by United States, Canada and Zimbabwe. Palladium Futures are available for trading in London Platinum and Palladium Market and on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The standard contact weights 100 troy ounces. This page provides – Palladium – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.


Japan Machinery Orders | 1987-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Buz Investors Japan Machinery Orders Japan’s core machinery orders, which exclude those of ships and electrical equipment, unexpectedly fell 3.2 percent month-over-month in January 2017, following a downwardly revised 2.1 percent rise in December and worse than market expectations of a 0.5 percent gain. Orders for manufacturing declined 10.8 percent, after growing 0.8 percent in December


Buz Investors Japan Machinery Orders

, mainly driven by falls in non-ferrous metals (-84.5 percent), petroleum and coal products (-61.4 percent), chemicals (-27.9 percent), foods and beverages (-22 percent), and iron and steel (-10.3 percent). Orders for non-manufacturing rose 0.7 percent, following a 2.1 percent gain in the previous month. Compared with a year earlier, core orders dropped 8.2 percent, versus expectations of a 3.3 percent decrease. Machinery Orders in Japan averaged 0.29 percent from 1987 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 25.50 percent in October of 1996 and a record low of -16.40 percent in May of 2014. In Japan, Machinery Orders refers to the month-over-month change of the private sector machinery orders, excluding volatile ones for ships and those from electric power companies. This page provides the latest reported value for – Japan Machinery Orders – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news.