The South32 share price ended the day 1.79% lower while Silver Mines shares were down 4.55%. Manuka Resources shares were selling 3.33% under yesterday’s close while the Silver Lake share price fell 4.29%. To put these numbers in perspective, the All Ordinaries Index (ASX: XAO) finished just 0.47% down on yesterday.
The slump in these ASX mining share prices can be attributed to today’s fall in silver.
Today’s drop in the silver price
Silver fell by 1.83% today in commodities trading to US$26.20 at the time of writing. For…