News Desk: After a slight decline in a week, the price of gold rose again in the world market last week. Besides gold, the price of silver has also gone up. With that, the price of platinum, another precious metal, has gone up.
Gold prices rose 1.21 percent in one week. Silver rose 2.92 percent and platinum rose 1.56 percent.
Before the price hike, gold, silver and platinum prices fell slightly in the world market. Gold prices fell 1.6 percent in the previous week. The price of silver decreased by 3.92 percent. And the price of platinum decreased by 63 percent. However, the price of gold rose for three consecutive weeks before that.
A review of the data showed that in the last working day of last week, the price of gold per ounce in the world market decreased by 4.60 dollars or 28 percent. Even after that, the price of gold has increased by 1.26 percent or 21 dollars in a week.
The price of gold per ounce stood at 1,618.29 dollars. The previous week's gold price fell to 31.81 dollars. Gold prices rose to হাজার 1,628.90 an ounce in the previous three weeks.
However, the price of gold fell for four consecutive weeks in the world market before the price increased for three consecutive weeks. Within a month, the price of gold per ounce fell by about ড 69 or 4.24 percent.
The Bangladesh Jewelers Association (BAJUS) has reduced the price of gold in the domestic market since December 15 due to continuous fall in prices in the world market. At present, the price of the best quality or 22 carat per gram (11.64 grams) of gold has been 63 thousand 13 rupees.
Besides, 21 carat gold is being sold at 69,984 rupees, 18 carat gold is being sold at 61,236 rupees and traditional gold is being sold at 50,914 rupees.
Although the price of gold has been reduced, the price of silver has been fixed. The price of 22 carat heavy silver is one thousand 518 rupees. The price of 21 carat silver has been fixed at Tk 1,435, 18 carat silver at Tk 1,225 and traditional method of silver at Tk 933.
Meanwhile, besides gold, the price of silver has also risen in the world market in the last one week. In the last one week, the price of silver has risen by 2.92 percent and stood at 22.95 dollars per ounce. As a result, the price of silver has increased by 4.9 percent in a month.
Platinum, another precious metal, has risen 1.56 percent over the past week. The price of platinum per ounce stood at 960.09 dollars. With this increase in price, the price of platinum has increased by 5.62 percent in a month.