Precious metal products are available today in a variety of styles and weights. Silver bullion coins are immensely popular as an investment and collectible choice. However, silver bullion bars are a more traditional means of securing wealth. Compared to silver coins, silver bars are available in a greater variety of styles, designs, and weights. Gram and kilo-weight silver bars are particularly popular.
Gram and kilo-weighted silver bars for sale are popular with investors for a number of reasons. First and foremost, the smaller size of many of the bars weighed in Grams make it easier for all investors to buy silver. On the other end of that same spectrum, kilogram bars are a more affordable means of investing with bulk purchases. The price-per-ounce of 1 Kilogram bars is often lower than purchase 32 individual 1 Troy oz bars. As such, you can purchase the same weight of silver in a 1 Kilogram bar for less than purchasing several smaller bars of the same weight.
Additionally, smaller Gram silver bars are easier to store and split out for selling in the future. With large weights of silver parsed out into several smaller bars, it’s easy to sell small amounts as you need to.
Like many other weight ranges, those silver bars available in Gram-Kilo weights come in various styles. Cast silver bars are common, but many of them are minted ingots. All silver bars start out as cast silver bars, but minted ingots go through additional refining in stamping presses to create precision-cut bars with designs stamped into them by computer-controlled presses. The only real difference, in the end, is the intricacy of the possible designs. Both cast silver bars and minted ingots have .999 pure silver content.
Silver bars available in these weights come with a lot of possible design elements. While some mints and refineries offer their designs for a limited time, there are designs you can count on seeing time and again when you shop for silver. Examples of commonly available silver bars include:
For those who have questions about buying silver bars online, we encourage you to reach out to JM Bullion at 800-276-6508. You can reach out to us online as well using our live chat service and email address.