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Gold and Other Precious Metals

What is the biggest component of demand for gold?

Jewelry accounts for roughly 68% of the demand for gold. This leaves 32% of the demand emanating from technology and manufacturing needs, as well as investors purchasing physical bullion and holding it, hoping it will appreciate in value. Gold plays an important role in the electronics industry, where it is an important component for its conductive, heat resistance, anti-corrosive, and chemical stability properties.


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