Precious metals rates and currency conversion JSON API

Metals-API is a simple and lightweight API for current and historical precious metals rates.

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  "base": USD,
  "date": "2021-12-01",
  "rates": {
      "Gold (USDXAU)": 1788.6225860392,
      "Silver (USDXAG)": 22.68509155247,
      "Platinum (USDXPT)": 949.2880339745,
      "Palladium (USDXPD)": 1673.2303140555,
      "Rhodium (USDXRH)": 13896.525868533,
      "Ruthenium (USDRUTH)": 749.31812051032,
      "Copper (USDXCU)": 0.26836062869312,
      "Nickel (USDNI)": 0.62282328361788,
      "Aluminium (USDALU)": 0.082835313752338,
      "Zinc (USDZNC)": 0.09314161594455,
      "Tin (USDTIN)": 1.1783228028477,
      "Cobalt (USDLCO)": 28.372125560897,
      "Iridium (USDIRD)": 4498.0658316923,
      "Lead (USDLEAD)": 0.072881907554233,
      "Iron Ore (USDIRON)": 0.0029511032152623,
                              [170+ world Currencies, Metals and Cryptocurrencies]
  "unit":"per ounce"

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Trusted Sources

Currency data delivered by Metals-API is sourced from financial data providers and banks, including the European Central Bank.

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Drupal Module & Wordpress Plugin

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Built for developers

Our principle at Metals-API — developers first. Detailed API Documentation, intuitive code examples and a straightforward API structure will allow you to implement the API in under 10 minutes.

Powerful, Reliable JSON API

The Metals-API API comes with guaranteed availability, scalable volumes and responds within milliseconds.

Extensive Documentation

An API Documentation packed with simple instructions and code examples enable quick implementation at any level.

Historical Data

Historical exchange rate data is available all the way back to 1st January, 2019.

Currency Conversion Endpoints

Aside from live data, Metals-API also comes with separate endpoints for single currency conversion, Time-Series and Gold Carats data.

Metals-API is a simple and lightweight API for current and historical precious metals rates.