Platinum is among the world's scarcest metals. Supplies of platinum are concentrated in South Africa, which accounts for approximately 80% of supply; Russia, 11%; and North America, 6%. Because of the metal's importance as an industrial material, its relatively low production, and concentration among a few suppliers, prices can be volatile. For this reason, it is often considered attractive to investors. This page provides - Platinum - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Platinum - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2018.