News Desk: The price of gold has also been reduced in the country's market in view of the reduction in the price in the world market. The price of the best quality gold has been reduced by Tk 1,018 and a new price has been fixed. The price of good quality gold has been 7 thousand 72 rupees.
The new gold price will be effective from Tuesday (April 26), the Bangladesh Jewelers Association (BAJUS) said.
The price of all types of gold has been reduced along with good quality gold. According to the standard, the price of gold has been reduced from Tk 858 to Tk 1,016 per ounce. However, there was no change in the price of silver.
The Standing Committee on Pricing and Monitoring of Bajus met on Monday (April 25th) and decided to reduce the price of gold. The decision to reduce prices was taken in a statement signed by Enamul Haque Bhuiyan Liton, vice chairman of the Standing Committee on Pricing and Price Monitoring.
Gold prices fell in international and local bullion markets, the statement said. Therefore, considering the overall situation, the Bangladesh Jewelery Association has set a new price for gold, which will be effective from April 26.
According to the new price, the price of gold of the best quality or 22 carats per gram (11.64 grams) has been reduced by Tk 1,018 to Tk 6,062.
The price of 21 carat gold has been reduced by Tk 1,016 to Tk 64,173, the price of 18 carat gold has been reduced by Tk 991 to Tk 83,569 and the price of traditional gold has been reduced by Tk 758 to Tk 53,081.
Although the price of gold has increased, the price of silver has remained the same. The price of 22 carat heavy silver has been fixed at Tk 1,517, 21 carat 1,435 rupees, 18 carat 1,225 rupees and the traditional method of heavy silver is 933 rupees.
Earlier, in the local bullion market, the price of gold was increased in the country's market from April 12. At that time the price of gold of the best quality or 22 carats per gram (11.64 grams) was increased by Tk 1,650 to Tk 8,849.
Besides, the price of 21 carat gold was increased by Tk 1,849 to Tk 85,349, the price of 18 carat gold was increased by Tk 1,456 to Tk 64,560 and the price of gold was increased by Tk 1,224 to Tk 53,629. . Gold has been traded at this price in the country's market till Monday.