DHAKA: Bangladesh Jewellers' Association (BAJUS) on Wednesday (December 18) decided to increase the price of gold at Tk 1,166 per bhori.
The new rate will be effective from Thursday (December 19), says a press release.
BAJUS general secretary Dilip Kumar Agarwal said the price increases in congruity with the international market.
According to new price of BAJUS, gold in the local market will be sold at Tk 59,194 per bhori of 22-carat. However, up to Wednesday the price is fixed at Tk 58,028 per bhori.
21-carat gold will be sold at Tk 56,862, but now it is being sold at Tk 55,696. 18-carat gold will be sold at Tk 51,846, but now it is being sold at Tk 50,680.
BDST: 2050 HRS, DEC 18, 2019