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RBI’s 77 tonne gold buy is 2nd highest

RBI's gold reserves stood at 676.6 tonnes at the end of 2020, which probably has now gone up to 753 tonne

29 Jan 2022 8:54 AM

Gold may brave headwinds as a risk-hedge: WGC

Inflation will remain high, partly stemming from the unprecedented monetary and fiscal policies put in place to alleviate effects of Covid

14 Jan 2022 9:24 AM

Duties fail to make dent in gold imports

The duty benefits led to rapid expansion of refining capacity in India, with number of refineries growing from three in 2012 to 32 in 2020

10 Dec 2021 9:24 AM

India's Jan-Mar gold demand falls 36% due to volatile prices, economic uncertainties

Jewellery demand and gold investment demand also declined in the first quarter and going ahead it could be a "challenging year"

30 Apr 2020 2:19 PM

Gold demand falls below 700t, recycling rises 37 per cent last year

In 2019, the gold demand stood at 690.4 tonnes compared to 760.4 tonnes in 2018- a drop of 9 per cent, as per the World Gold Council data.

31 Jan 2020 1:37 AM


Gold imports surge 78 per cent in November

The country imported 71 tonnes of gold in November, compared with 40 tonnes in October, reports quoting government officials said.

04 Dec 2019 2:22 AM

Annual gold demand set to dip

At the end of June quarter, WGC had projected the annual demand to be in the range of 750 to 850 tonnes.

06 Nov 2019 1:28 AM

Gold may move up in H2: World Gold Council

Price momentum and positioning may fuel rallies and create pullbacks, as investors continuously reassess their expectations based on new information.

12 Jul 2019 1:54 AM

RBI buys 5.6 t gold in April

The RBI started purchasing gold in small quantities from December 2017 after a gap of eight years.

09 Jul 2019 3:36 AM

Gold crosses $1,400 in global market

On the contrary, customers are coming out to sell their gold, as prices crossed Rs 34,000 per 10 gm in the domestic spot market.

22 Jun 2019 6:35 AM


Gold demand up in March quarter: WGC

Demand for gold in India for Q1 2019 was at 159 tonnes up by 5 per cent as compared to 151.5 tonnes in Q1 2018.

03 May 2019 1:47 AM

Gold share in reserves at 6.4 per cent as RBI adds 8.7t in Q4

After buying 200 tonnes of gold from IMF in 2009, RBI had shelved its gold accumulating initiatives for some time.

09 Apr 2019 1:37 AM

Gold to be on upward trajectory

There is a very high probability of gold prices moving up. Domestic price correction has been overdone due to the rupee strength.

20 Mar 2019 2:10 AM

Receding cash relevance to help gold: WGC

Though acceptances of crypto-currencies have been seen spreading fast, they may not replace cash.

14 Feb 2019 1:55 AM

Indian gold demand rises 10 pc in Sept quarter; festive outlook muted

Total gold recycled in the country declined by 13.85 per cent to 23 tonne, compared to 26.7 tonne.

01 Nov 2018 12:21 PM


Gold prices likely to rise on growth woes

In India, WGC said the gold premiums have turned positive again, suggesting a tilt towards buying.

27 Aug 2018 12:22 AM

India sees 8 per cent plunge in Q2 gold demand: WGC

Total jewellery demand also dropped by 8 per cent during the quarter 147.9 tonnes compared to 161 tonnes in the same period last year.

03 Aug 2018 1:51 AM

Gold demand to revive in H2 as govt supports farmers: WGC

Gold demand is set to improve in the second half of 2018, after falling 6 per cent in the first half.

02 Aug 2018 10:37 AM

Gold transaction via mobile apps to be popular in coming decades

Mobile payment apps like Paytm and PhonePe have joined hands with gold refiner MMTC-PAMP to buy, store and sell gold.

18 May 2018 8:30 AM

Rural purchases may boost gold demand

WGC expects imports to remain in line with last year

04 May 2018 6:22 AM