The price of Platinum and Gold has skyrocketed and caused a great deal of concern for both manufactures and retailers within the jewellery industry. Manufacturing items such as diamond engagement rings and wedding bands have become more expensive. Could Palladium be the new alternative? In fact the popular metal Palladium is slowly on the rise as more and more customers are seeking an affordable alternative, due the rise in prices for palladium and gold.
Palladium is 95% pure and is made up Ruthenium and Iridium, which are also platinum group metals.