• Silver Production By Country

    Silver Production By Country

    We thought it was time to do a little reasearch and detail and list the worlds silver production by country. Among the top countries are Mexico, China, Peru (might be a surprise), Australia, and Russia. More details below, thanks for reading. While somewhat tied to the gold markets, silver prices declined significantly in 2013, even though trends for both gold and silver point to gains in 2014. However, some of these gains will rely on silver production for 2014 with several countries producing prodigious amounts of silver for the world market. Here’s a quick list of the top 5 silver producing countries in the world based on 2012 numbers (2013 numbers are being compiled): Mexico With a 2012 production of 162+ million ounces, Mexico is far and away the largest producer of silver in the world. Both Fesnillo and Goldcorp have several assets producing silver in conjunction with other metals such ... Read More »
  • Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

    Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

  • Largest Silver Mines in the World

    Largest Silver Mines in the World

  • How much is a silver half dollar worth?

    How much is a silver half dollar worth?

  • Where Should I Buy Silver?

    Where Should I Buy Silver?

  • Seated Liberty Dime 1891 to 1937

    Seated Liberty Dime 1891 to 1937

    Minted from 1837 until 1891, the Seated Liberty Dime enjoyed a production span of over 50 years, longer than the production for any other dime. This coin is 90% silver with a melt value of $ based off current silver price of $  oz.The dime was designed to be visually similar to the other Seated Liberty coinage produced during that time frame, the Seated Liberty Quarter, Seated Liberty Half Dollar and Seated Liberty Dollar. One companion coin, the Seated Liberty Twenty Cent Piece, was minted from 1875 through 1878 but was discontinued as being too similar to the quarter and was considered superfluous. Because the Coinage Act of 1837 standardized silver content values, the Seated Liberty Dime metal content consisted of 90% silver and 10% copper. While the diameter stayed the same at 17.9 millimeters, the weight of the coin changed over it’s production run. 1837 to 1853 -2.67 grams 1853 to ... Read More »
  • Franklin Half Dollar 1948 to 1963

    Franklin Half Dollar 1948 to 1963

  • Peace Dollar 1921-1928

    Peace Dollar 1921-1928

  • Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

    Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

  • 1921 Peace Dollar

    1921 Peace Dollar