2023-02-05 15:19:28 BdST
Gold price drops by Tk1,166 per bhori
Jewellers on Saturday lowered the price of gold by Tk 1,166 to Tk 92,262 per bhori (11.664 grams) on the local market, said a press release.
Standing committee on pricing and price monitoring of Bangladesh Jeweller’s Association (BAJUS) made the decision at a meeting held on Saturday.
According to a press release signed by Committee chairman MA Hannan Azad, the price of 22-carat gold is now Tk 7,910 per gram, while 21-carat gold is Tk 7,550.
The price of 18-carat gold has been fixed at Tk 6,470 a gram, while that of traditional gold at Tk 5,390 a gram.
The trade body said the rates were reviewed in line with a fall in the price of pure gold in the local market.
The price of 22-carat silver is Tk 147 per gram, 21-carat Tk 140 per gram, and 18-carat silver is Tk 120 per gram. The price of traditional silver is Tk90 per gram.
The new tariff will come into effect from Sunday.
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