kilogram silver bar is a popular silver bar for
private individuals today. This is not least due to the fact that
many banks and dealers only offer this silver bar.
Who produces 1 kilogram bars
course, every refinery worldwide that produces investment silver bars
will also have a 1000 gram bar in its product range, often in the 999
fineness. In Switzerland, the 999 fineness is the standard. The
largest Swiss refineries are:
(offers 999 silver).
(offers 999 silver)
(offers 999.9 silver)
western part of Switzerland:
(offers 999 silver)
precious metal smelters also produce bars under the logo of various
How are 1000 grams silver
smaller bars up to 250 grams are also stamped, the casting process is
common for the production of 1 kg silver bars.
processes, silver is first refined to the fineness of 999. Then the
bar is produced.
casting process, exactly 1 kg of silver granulate is melted and then
cooled in a mould. It makes no difference whether the silver is
poured from a crucible into a mould in a heated state or whether the
mould itself is heated with the granulate. The result is an ingot
with a matt surface, which is typical for this manufacturing process.
probably the most common purity for silver bars, but some companies
also produce silver bars with the highest purity of 999.9. 999.5 is
somewhere in between, but it is unusual for silver in Switzerland.
Value added tax on 1 kg silver bars
all silver, the 1 kg silver bar is also subject to VAT. Silver
bars are produced and sold as an investment product, yet silver is
always considered a raw material and is therefore subject to VAT.
Buy silver without VAT in bonded
duty-free warehouse offers the possibility to buy silver without
paying VAT. To do this, the silver must be purchased and stored
duty-free. To do this, however, the storage service of a specialised
company must be used. On premesec.ch, sellers can indicate whether
the silver is stored duty-free and buyers can also filter according
The price of 1000 gram silver bars
price of 1000 grams of silver bars is basically based on the market
price for silver. For a gold bar with a similar value, however, the
price premium charged by dealers and banks is considerably lower,
even when VAT is deducted.
Buy and sell 1000 gram silver
kg silver bars are very common, so it is easy to find a buyer or
seller for them. Of course, this silver bar can also be traded on