Silver bullion coin sales had another strong year in 2014, according to data from the U.S. Mint, the Royal Canadian Mint and the Perth Mint.
For the U.S. Mint, 2014 was a new record year for silver bullion demand as they announced on Dec. 24 that they had sold out of 2014 denominated American Eagle Silver Coins. The mint set a new personal record, selling more than 44 million coins.
Although the data is not complete for the Canadian mint, accord to their quarterly reports, silver sales in first nine-months of 2014 outpaced its sales during the same timeframe compared to 2013. … read more