Gold price rises Tk 1983 a bhori from Wednesday...

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Gold price rises Tk 1983 a bhori from Wednesday

 Economy Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:01 PM, 5 January 2021   Updated: 11:03 PM, 5 January 2021

Gold price rises Tk 1983 a bhori from Wednesday

Gold price rises Tk 1983 a bhori from Wednesday

Gold prices in the domestic market set to rise again at Tk 1,983 a bhori from Wednesday.

The decision was taken at a meeting of Executive Committee of Bangladesh Jewellery Samity (BJS) on Tuesday night. The new rates will be effective across the country from Wednesday (January 6).

So, 22-carat will be sold at Tk 74,650 a bhori against Tk 72,667 a bhori. Besides, per bhori of 21-carat will cost Tk 71,500, 18 carat Tk 62,752. On the other hand, the price of silver will remain unchanged.

Earlier, from January to December last year, the price of gold in the country's market changed a total of 14 times. It has increased 8 times, decreased 6 times. In the end, during this period the price of each bhori has increased by 12,308. That means the average price has gone up by more than Tk 1,000 per month last year.

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