Gold Plunge Spurs Doubling of Business at Australia’s Perth Mint

Gold Plunge Spurs Doubling of Business at Australia’s Perth Mint

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The Perth Mint’s sales of gold coins climbed 49 percent to 97,541 ounces in the three months ended March 31 from a year earlier, according to data from the facility in Western Australia that was founded in 1899.