Precious metal MCX silver delivery touches 12-year high



The Multi-Commodity Change of India (MCX) on September Eight mentioned it has witnessed a record-breaking 12-year excessive in silver supply. A complete of 139.96 tonnes of silver has been delivered through Silver(30 kg) September contract together with Silver Mini (5 kg) and Silver Micro (1 kg) August contracts on MCX, the change mentioned in an announcement.

For Silver (30 Kg) September contract, 127.50 tonnes of silver has been delivered. The September contract additionally created a report when it marked a 12-year excessive for supply in a single contract.

That is the very best degree of supply for the reason that December 2008Silver (30 kg) contract, which registered a supply of 141.81 tonnes, it mentioned. The Silver Mini and Silver Micro August 31 contracts marked the supply of 12.46 tonnes of silver.

The every day turnover worth for bullion futures on MCX had touched a seven-year excessive of Rs 50,226 crore on July 28, 2020, the assertion mentioned. The every day turnover worth of silver futures had hit a seven-year excessive of Rs 33,239 crore on the identical date.

Silver contracts grossed a turnover of Rs 17,574 crore in August 2020. The efficiency of Silver (30 KG) choices was additionally sturdy with a mean notional every day turnover of Rs 419 crore throughout August 2020 with a report turnover of Rs 741 crore on August 26, 2020.

“However the prevailing volatility in silver spot markets, the report supply witnessed in our silver contracts exhibits the religion reposed by consumers and sellers alike in MCX because the home value benchmark and its sturdy threat administration system,” MCX MD and CEO P S Reddy mentioned.

“It additionally displays acceptance of our newly launched deliverable micro and mini Silver contracts with 1 kg bar as base supply unit as they’ve already seen 22.58 tonnes of supply within the first 4 cycles,” he added.

The change noticed a mean every day futures turnover of Rs 43,262 crore in August 2020, the assertion mentioned.

First Printed on Sep 8, 2020 07:46 pm


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