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PGM: Joining the dots between metal flows and price setting

PGM price setting is opaque, with numerous short-term drivers of price, including macroeconomics, events and market fundamentals. Most trading occurs over-the-counter (OTC), with the LBMA platinum and palladium prices (the 'fix') acting as references for parties outside the OTC market.

PGM: Joining the dots between metal flows and price setting

SFA (Oxford)'s PGM prices study, PGM: Joining the dots between metal flows and price setting, contains unrivalled insight with over 300 pages of detailed analysis, commentary and charts.

The report provides a unique exploration of purchasing dynamics between market participants, the complexity of the associated price web and driving factors for platinum, palladium and rhodium prices.

It provides definitive answers to frequently asked commercial questions, revealing the sheer size, scale and depth of metal flows, apportionment of physical metal flows and paper trading, demand for each metal by end-users, stock levels of each metal and much more.