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It's not common to trade metals over the FOREX.

Most traders will exchange it via COMEX futures and, if they want physical metal, will take delivery.

The regulation eliminates 28-day futures trading of metals in non-registered futures markets.
This is actually a good thing, and believe me it hurts me to say that for something named "Dodd-Frank".
The COMEX clearing house is regulated to monitor its long/short volume versus the actual physical inventory and warrants it holds. FOREX is not a physical clearinghouse and doesn't do this.
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