The prices of all kinds of gold increased by Tk 2,041.2 per bhori, in line with the international market, Bangladesh Jewellers’ Samity (Bajus) said in a statement.
The new prices of gold will be effective from Sunday, the statement said.BAJUS President Enamul Haque Khan said that the gold prices in the local market had been adjusted to the rise in the prices in the international market.
In its statement, Bajus on Saturday said the price per gram of 22 carat gold was set at Tk 6300, and it will be sold at Tk 73,483.2 per bhori.
It was sold at Tk 71,442 per bhori even on Saturday. One bhori is about 11.664 grams.
As per the new price chart, 21 carat gold per bhori will be sold at Tk 70,333.92, while 18 carat gold per bhori for Tk 61,585.92.
The traditional (sanatan) category of gold will be sold at Tk 51,263.28 per bhori.
Earlier on May 10, Jewellers hiked the price of gold.