Platinum Group Metals (PGMs) are vital industrial metals valued for their durability, corrosion resistance and catalytic properties.
PGMs, consist of platinum, palladium, rhodium, iridium, ruthenium and osmium
The automotive industry is the world's largest consumer of PGMs, which are used in catalytic converters for vehicle exhaust systems. Other drivers of demand are jewellery, industrial uses and investment. Of late, the hydrogen economy has gained significantly more prominence. PGMs will play a vital role in furthering this opportunity for using PGMs in various applications, such as fuel cells for mobility and electricity generation.
Numbers denote periodic table atomic numbers