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Smaller platinum deficit expected in 2016

Slimmer precious metal shortfall relies on a 14% rebound in recycling supply

Smaller platinum deficit expected in 2016 Smaller platinum deficit expected in 2016 Smaller platinum deficit expected in 2016 Smaller platinum deficit expected in 2016 Smaller platinum deficit expected in 2016

Despite the impact of the Volkswagen diesel scandal, demand growth in 2015 was led by Western Europe vehicle sales

Production out of the largest source of mined supply, South Africa, is expected to fall by 2% in the year due to disruptions related to wage negotiations and safety stoppages.

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