By CoinWeek News Staff….
UPDATE, 7-20-15: An earlier version of this article relied on a Reuters report released Friday, July 17 that stated sales were to resume on Monday, July 20. The resumption date has been corrected. We apologize for the error.
The United States Mint announced on Friday, July 17 that sales of its 2015 American Silver Eagle bullion coin would resume on Monday, July 27.
Sales were suspended earlier this month on July 7.
As of Friday’s announcement of the resumption of sales, a more complete tally of sales from July is available. An 1,101,000 additional units were sold in the first week of the month compared to prior numbers. Below is an updated month-by-month breakdown of 2015 American Silver Eagle bullion coin sales figures:
- January: 5,530,000
- February: 3,022,000
- March: 3,519,000
- April: 2,851,500
- May: 2,023,500
- June: 4,840,000
- July: 2,709,000
Total Units Sold to Date: 24,495,000