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Located in the state of Haryana, Ambala city is the municipal corporation of the Ambala District and lies close to the border of Punjab and Haryana. This city is also known as the twin city since its bifurcated into Ambala city and Ambala Cantonment. Founded by the Rajputs, Ambala has become a major hub for the defence forces and is home to the one of the country’s oldest airforce base. Economically Ambala thrives with its rich cloth and fabric market and is also a well renowned centre for manufacturing of scientific apparatus such as microscopes and other scientific equipment and is also known as the city of scientific apparatus. The city is also well connected to other major cities of North India.
Gold price in Ambala
Gold rates are dynamic in nature and vary not just on a daily basis for the country but also varies from city to city. This variation or fluctuation in prices is a product of taxes and other overhead costs incurred by the jewellers which varies according to the economic policies set forth by each state government. Another major reason for price fluctuation is the quality of gold in question. 24 karat gold having the highest gold purity is the most expensive form of gold with 22 karat coming in next followed by 18 karat. The prices of 24 karat gold and 22 karat gold in Ambala are as follows
24 karat gold – The purest form of gold from the lot, 24 karat gold has a purity content of 99.9% making it the most expensive form of gold and also the most lucrative form of gold as an investment. The price of 1 gram of 24 karat gold in Ambala is Rs 2991 as of 9th March 2016. The gold rates across India had seen a drop in 2015 and it was a good time to buy gold as an investment but gold prices are expected to rise in 2016 in the coming months and more so in the next few days
22 karat gold – second in line is 22 karat gold with a lower purity content of 92%. This form of gold is still widely purchased since the impurities in it consist of other metals that make the gold malleable and a good candidate for use in ornamental jewellery. The price of 22 karat gold is Rs 2795 per gram of gold as of 9th march 2016. The prices of 22 karat gold also saw a drastic drop in 2015 but is expected to rise in the coming months of 2016.
Gold Rate Trend in Ambala for October 2017 to December 2017 (per gram of 24 karat gold)
|1st day||Rs.3,063 per gram||Rs.3,006 per gram||Rs.3,016 per gram|
|Last day||Rs.3,026 per gram||Rs.3,026 per gram||Rs.3,020 per gram|
|Highest price||Rs.3,072 per gram on 12, 13, and 14 October||Rs.3,060 per gram on 18, 19 and 20 November||Rs.3,036 on 2, 3 and 4 December|
|Lowest price||Rs.3,028 per gram on 6 October||Rs.3,005 per gram on 6 November||Rs.2,940 per gram on 11,12 and 13 December|
Gold Rate Trend in Ambala for July 2017 to September 2017 (per gram of 24 karat gold)
|1st day||Rs.2,992per gram||Rs.2,960 per gram||Rs.3,024 per gram|
|Last day||Rs.2,950 per gram||Rs.2,999 per gram||Rs.3,063 per gram|
|Highest price||Rs.2,992 per gram on 1 and 2 July||Rs.3,017 per gram on 28 August||Rs.3,130 per gram on 8 September|
|Lowest price||Rs.2,843 per gram on 12 and 13 July||Rs.2,930 per gram on 3, 5, 6 and 7 August||Rs.3,024 per gram on 1 September|
Gold rate trend in Ambala for July 2017
- The month of July began with gold trading at Rs.2,992 per gram, the highest recorded monthly figure in Ambala.
- Dollar rates fell soon after the global central banks’ meeting on monetary tightening was held.
- However, gold prices in Ambala dipped to Rs.2,902 per gram on the 8th as demand for the metal dropped during the week.
- Demand declined further with the release of the US job data, and rates dropped to Rs.2,843 per gram on the 12th. Prices remained unchanged the next day as well. This was also the lowest monthly figure in Ambala.
- The Trump scandal took centre stage and sent the US dollar collapsing. This led to gold rates in Ambala rising to Rs.2,863 per gram on the 14th.
- A weak US dollar resulted in a surplus demand for the precious metal in the Asian trade, and prices surged to Rs.2,908 per gram on the 21st.
- Prices stayed static at Rs.2,944 per gram from the 22nd to the 24th, thanks to steady demand from investors around the world.
- However, prices dropped to Rs.2,929 per gram on the 26th, but gold rebounded on the 27th to be priced at Rs.2,950 per gram due to increased purchases, courtesy of a weak US dollar value.
- With tensions rising between the US and North Korea, the US economy crashed and gold rates rose to Rs.2,955 per gram on the 29th.
- Reduced local demand towards the end of the month resulted in gold rates in Ambala falling to Rs.2,950 per gram on the 31st.
- Ambala witnessed gold trade declining at -1.41% over the course of the month.
Gold rate trend in Ambala for August 2017
- Gold opened in Ambala trading at Rs.2,960 per gram on the 1st of August.
- Investors and retailers suspended purchases with the possibility of a new interest rate hike by the US Federal Reserve, and prices dropped to Rs.2,930 per kg on the 3rd.
- Reduced but steady domestic demand resulted in the metal trading at Rs.2,930 per gram on the 5th as well.
- With tensions rising between the US and North Korea, the US dollar weakened and prices surged to Rs.2,974 per gram on the 10th.
- Global markets tanked as North Korea threatened the US with a nuclear war. This led to a rise in safe-haven investments around the world and increasing gold prices to Rs.2,999 per gram on the 11th.
- The precious metal traded at Rs.2,994 per gram on the 15th, as commodity markets remained mostly idle on Independence Day.
- The continued aggression between the US and North Korea pushed up gold prices again, and the metal was priced at Rs.2,999 per gram on the 18th.
- Demand for the metal subsided globally and gold was trading at Rs.2,982 per gram on the 19th.
- US-North Korean conflicts intensified and safe-haven investments rose both globally as well as domestically. This resulted in gold rates in Ambala rising to Rs.2,992 per gram on the 24th.
- In addition, with Hurricane Harvey having taken its toll on the US economy, demand for the metal surged with the fall of the US dollar. This led to gold being priced at Rs.3,017 per gram on the 28th.
- Demand reduced over the next few days and the yellow metal was recorded trading at Rs.2,999 per gram when the month ended.
Gold rate trend in Ambala for September 2017
- The precious metal traded at Rs.3,024 per gram when the month of September began in Ambala.
- Global markets tanked after the news about North Korea’s thermonuclear weapon tests broke out. This pushed up safe-haven investments and gold prices rose to Rs.3,130 per kg on the 8th.
- Demand for the yellow metal dropped as the US markets strengthened over the weekend. This led to gold rates in Ambala falling to Rs.3,085 per gram on the 12th.
- Gold rates in Ambala rose marginally to Rs.3,094 per gram on the 13th, which dropped the next day to Rs.3,085 per gram due to reduced local demand.
- Demand for the metal fluctuated against the strengthening dollar and prices dropped further to Rs.3,056 per gram on the 19th.
- However, the US-North Korea conflicts pushed demand for safe-haven investments, which resulted in gold to be priced at Rs.3,078 per gram on the 20th. Another reason for the increase in rates was the imminent arrival of the festive season.
- The final week opened with the precious metal trading as low as Rs.3,051 per gram on the 25th and the US dollar was dominating over other apex currencies.
- However, the arrival of Dussehra pushed demand for the metal on the 26th, and gold was trading at RS.3,110 per gram.
- Demand dropped as the US dollar strengthened with the possibility of Fed rate hike resulting in gold prices in Ambala to fall over the next few days.
- But, demand picked up slightly on the last day and the month ended with gold trading at Rs.3,063 per gram on the 30th.
- Ambala witnessed an incline of 1.24% in gold rates over the course of the month.
Gold Rate Trend in Ambala for April 2017 to June 2017 (per gram of 24 karat gold)
|1st day||Rs.2,991 per gram||Rs.3,011 per gram||Rs.3,012 per gram|
|Last day||Rs.3,011 per gram||Rs.2,992 per gram||Rs.2,992 per gram|
|Highest price||Rs.3,068 per gram on 15 and 16 April||Rs.3,011 per gram on 1 and 2 May||Rs.3,057 on 7 June|
|Lowest price||Rs.2,983 per gram from 8 - 10 April||Rs.2,918 per gram from 11 to 15 May||Rs.2,972 on 27 June|
Trend of gold rate in Ambala for April 2017
- In Ambala, gold trading began on the first of April at Rs.2,991 per gram.
- As the US dollar rate went down, gold prices hit Rs.3,003 per gram.
- During the first week, international demand for the metal went up as the US market endured some routine fall.
- However, gold rates went down to Rs.2,983 on the 8th - making it the lowest rate for the month - as demand from the Asian circles took a hit.
- Due to uncertainty in the global market, gold prices went up to Rs.3,036 per gram when trading began on the 12th.
- Gold price in Ambala increased for the next few days, hitting its peak at Rs.3,068 per gram on the 16th, despite a slump in local demand.
- As the US dollar strengthened during the third week, gold prices didn’t see much of a spike, instead ended the week on 23rd at Rs.3,062 per gram.
- The last week of April showed promise as gold was priced at Rs.3,041 per gram on 24th but as investors pulled out due to concerns, rates went down to 3,011 per gram by the 26th.
- There weren’t too many changes by the end of the month, which led to gold closing at Rs.3,011 per gram on the 30th of April.
- Despite some sluggish sales, gold price trend in Ambala remained positive at 0.66%.
Trend of gold rate in Ambala for May 2017
- May picked up where April left off as gold was seen trading at Rs.3,011 per gram on the 1st of the month.
- As local demand took a hit, gold prices went down to Rs.2,983 per gram on the 3rd.
- By the end of the first week, gold prices had fallen down to Rs.2,952 per gram as demand went downhill owing to a comeback from the US dollar.
- Gold price in Ambala were going down during the second week as well as they went to Rs.2,928 per gram by the 10th and went down to as low as Rs.2,918 per gram on the 14th.
- Prices, however, rallied during the third week as they went up to Rs.2,939 on the 17th and went up to as high as Rs.2,977 per gram as domestic demand surged considerably.
- The fourth week saw marginal price increases, which brought rates up to Rs.2,992 per gram.
- Despite some rather low points during the second and third week of May, gold trading prices ended relatively better at Rs.2,992 per gram when the month ended.
Trend of gold rate in Ambala for June 2017
- The month of June didn’t see too many gold rate changes, except for the first few days.
- On the 1st of June, gold was priced at Rs.3,012 per gram, which went up to Rs.3,022 per gram on the 3rd.
- As domestic demand went up owing to a shaky US dollar, gold rates went up to Rs.3,037 per gram on the 5th and then to Rs.3,057 per gram on the 7th.
- However, priced went down to Rs.3,042 per gram on the 8th, as the surge was cut off by a drop in demand.
- On the 9th, gold rates went down to Rs.3,017 per gram.
- Rates remained unchanged for the next few days as they remained at Rs.3,007 per gram from the 10th to the 15th of the month.
- The 16th saw prices go down to Rs.2,992 per gram and to Rs.2,982 per gram the subsequent day.
- Over the next few days, till the end of the month, gold prices fluctuated slightly before going as high as Rs.3,005 per gram on the 26th.
- When the 30th of June approached, gold was trading at Rs.2,992 per gram.
|1st day||Rs.2,844 per gram||Rs.2,978 per gram||Rs.3,009 per gram|
|Last day||Rs.2,958 per gram||Rs.3,020 per gram||Rs.2,991 per gram|
|Highest price||Rs.2,979 per gram on 24th and 25th of January||Rs.3,031 per gram from 25th February to February 27th||Rs.3,009 per gram on the 1st and 2nd of March|
|Lowest price||Rs.2,844 per gram from 1st January to 3rd February||Rs.2,957 per gram from 4th February to 6th February||Rs.2,950 per gram on 15th March|
Gold Rate Trend for Ambala in January 2017
- Gold opened the trading for January 2017 at Rs.2,844 per gram.
- A healthy demand for the precious metal saw the price of Gold marginally rise to trade at Rs.2,855 per gram on January 4th and rising even further to trade at Rs.2,866 per gram from the 5th of January to the 9th.
- Thanks to an increase in the demand and a weakening US Dollar, as the third week of January progressed, the rate of gold continued to rise with marginal fluctuations.
- On the 24th of January, gold traded at Rs.2,979 per gram which was the highest at which gold traded at for the month.
- Sustained demand and global trends saw Gold remain stable at Rs.2,979 per gram on January 25th.
- Gold closed January’s trade at Rs.2,958 per gram, recording a rise of 4% in the rate of gold.
Gold Rate Trend for Ambala in February 2017
- Gold opened the month of February’s trading at Rs.2,978 per gram on the 1st of February, this price was sustained till the 3rd of February.
- A better performing US Dollar saw Gold prices slip to Rs.2,957 per gram between the 4th of February and 6th of February.
- Due to sustained high demand in the domestic market, the rate of gold shot up to Rs.3,009 per gram on the 8th of February and stayed at this rate until the 10th of February before declining again.
- The price of gold was steady at Rs.2,999 per gram from the 18th of February to the 24th of February due to steady demand.
- Gold closed the month of February in Ambala by trading at Rs.3,020 per gram recording an incline of 1.41% in the rate of gold.
Gold Rate Trend for Ambala in March 2017
- Gold opened the trading for the month of March at Rs.3,009 per gram on the 1st of March and sustained this price till the 2nd of March.
- A slump in domestic demand for Gold saw it slip to Rs.2,990 per gram on March 3rd, this price was sustained till March 6th.
- Due to the impact of the Dutch elections as well as the U.S. Fed’s decision regarding the rate of interest, the price of gold plunged to a monthly low of Rs.2,950 per gram on the 15th of March.
- Prevailing low prices caused an increase in demand for Gold, allowing it to climb to Rs.2,976 per grams on March 21st.
- The rate of gold fluctuated between Rs.3,003 per gram and Rs.2,993 per gram between the 22nd of March and 26th of March, before steadily trading at Rs.3,003 per gram from the 27th of March to the 30th of March.
- As the month came to an end, gold traded at Rs.2,991 per gram recording a decline of 0.59% in the price of gold.
|1st day||Rs.3,205 per gram||Rs.3,099 per gram||Rs.2,893 per gram|
|Last day||Rs.3,099 per gram||Rs.2,941 per gram||Rs.2,844 per gram|
|Highest price||Rs.3,119 per gram on 5th October||Rs.3,213 per gram on 5th November and 6th November||Rs.2,893 per gram on 1st and 2nd December|
|Lowest price||Rs.3,088 per gram from the 6th of October to the 25th of October||Rs.2,929 per gram from 25th November to 27th November||Rs.2,800 per gram from 23rd December to 28th December.|
Gold Rate Trend for Ambala in October 2016
- Gold opened on 1st October at Rs.3,205 per gram. Due to a sustained demand, the rate of gold remained the same for the next three days before shooting up to Rs.3,119 per gram on the 5th of October which was also the highest rate at which gold traded at for the month.
- However, rate of gold reduced to Rs.3,088 per gram for 24 carat gold the next day. This could be attributed to fluctuating demands globally which was reflected in India.
- The above price was sustained until 25th of October. It is not very often that the rate of gold is as steady as it was for the month of October. Bt stable demand in the country could be a responsible factor for this.
- However, despite the stability in prices, there was a decline of 3.16% noted in the price of gold at the end of October as compared to the beginning of the month.
Gold Rate Trend for Ambala in November 2016
- The price of gold was Rs.3,099 per gram on the first day of the month and started rising from the next day itself. Usually a high demand results in a rise in gold rates. Ongoing wedding season in India resulted in the increase of gold rates.
- Gold was priced at Rs.3,150 per gram on the second and third day of November and increased some more the next day to trade at Rs.3,192 per gram.
- Rate of gold shot up to an unprecedented high of Rs.3,213 per gram on the 5th and 6th November making this the highest rate at which gold traded at for the month of November.
- This precious metal traded at Rs.3,211 per gram in the aftermath of the demonetisation announcement and stayed there for a couple of days before reducing again.
- From the 11th of November to the 16th of November, gold was steady at Rs.3,071 per gram.
- As the month drew to a close the price of gold fluctuated slightly before closing at Rs.2,941 per gram which was again quite low as compared to October. A number of factors contributed to a decline of 5.3% in the price of gold.
Gold Rate Trend for Ambala in December 2016
- On the 1st of December, the price of gold was Rs.2,893 per gram and was the same the next day as well.
- On 3rd December, gold was priced at Rs.2,887 per gram and continued until the 7th after which a slight rise was noted in the price of gold.
- Until the 14th of December, the price of gold was steady at Rs.2,864 per gram after which the price of gold declined again to trade at Rs.2,822 per gram until the 22nd of December.
- Gold at Rs.2,800 per gram during the final week of December which was also the lowest rate at which gold traded at for the entire month.
- Gold traded at Rs.2,844 per gram on 31st December, recording a decline of 1.72% due to low demand.
|1st day||Rs.3,167 per gram||Rs.3,219 per gram||Rs.3,184 per gram|
|Last day||Rs.3,219 per gram||Rs.3,205 per gram||Rs.3,217 per gram|
|Highest price||Rs.3,227 per gram from 7th to 9th July||Rs.3,248 per gram on 4th and 10th August||Rs.3,228 per gram from 7th to 12th September|
|Lowest price||Rs.3,163 per gram on 22nd July||Rs.3,205 per gram from 26th to 31st August||Rs.3,184 per gram on 1st and 2nd September|
Gold Rate Trend of Ambala in July 2016
- Amid the dust of the Brexit vote, expectations of the central banks providing monetary support grew strong.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,167 per gram on 1st July.
- Demand for the metal started to rise lending support to gold rates.
- The highest price for this month was Rs.3,227 per gram on 7th to 9th July on account of high demand in the global and domestic market.
- The U.S. released strong non-farming payroll data which led to rising expectations of a Fed rate hike.
- The demand for gold fell and the gold rate reached its lowest for the month on 22nd July, trading at Rs.3,163 per gram.
- There was an incline of 1.61% in gold rates this week.
Gold Rate Trend of Ambala in August 2016
- Gold traded at Rs.3,219 per gram on 1st August.
- The highest rate for the month was on 4th August at Rs.3,248 per gram.
- The U.S. Federal Reserve raised expectations of a rate hike this month as the U.S. economic data was positive.
- Demand for gold fell amid a bearish global market.
- The trend for this month was a decline of 0.43%.
Gold Rate Trend of Ambala in September 2016
- Strong expectations of the Fed rate hike continued into the month of September and kept gold prices low.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,184 per gram on 1st and 2nd September which was the lowest price for this month.
- The U.S. Federal Reserve took a decision to postpone the rate hike to December as the presidential elections were too close.
- Investors and buyers emerged in the gold market again turning sentiments bullish.
- The trend for this month was an incline of 1.04%.
|1st day||Rs. 2,943 per gram||Rs. 3,119 per gram||Rs.2,950|
|Last day||Rs. 3,119 per gram||Rs. 2,960 per gram||Rs.3,167|
|Highest price||Rs.3,119 per gram on 30th of April||Rs. 3,120 per gram on 7th, 8th and 9th of May||Rs.3,182 per gram on 28th - 29th June|
|Lowest price||Rs. 2,933 per gram on 5th of April||Rs. 2,960 per gram on the 28th, 29th, 30th and 31st of May||Rs.2,950 per gram on 2nd - 5th June|
|Change||Rs. 176 per gram||Rs. 159 per gram||7.35%|
Gold Rate Trend of Ambala in April 2016
- Gold prices were recorded at Rs. 2,943 per gram on the first of April.
- Prices fluctuated during the month as marginal declines were written off by small gains.
- Prices remained stable for short period of time during the month, but ended the month recording an increase of Rs.176 in comparison with the start of the month.
Gold Rate Trend of Ambala in May 2016
- There were no major changes in demand and gold prices remained unchanged at Rs. 3,119 per gram for the first three days of May after which a slight decline was followed by a marginal rise.
- Gold prices were constant for several days in succession, with minor changes being recorded on certain days.
- By the end of the month, gold prices had declined by Rs.159 from the levels recorded on the first day of the month.
Gold Rate Trend of Ambala in June 2016
- Gold hit extremely low rates in the beginning of June falling from its high status in May.
- The air of uncertainty loomed amidst the Brexit polls leading to prices falling as low as Rs.2,950 per gram.
- Gold prices slowly climbed owing to its safe haven appeal and domestic demand.
- The month closed with a 7.35% increase at Rs.3,167.
|1st day||Rs. 2,585 per gram||Rs. 2,756 per gram||Rs. 3,030 per gram|
|Last day||Rs. 2,756 per gram||Rs. 3,037 per gram||Rs. 2.948 per gram|
|Highest price||Rs. 2,772 per gram on January 28th||Rs. 3049 per gram on February 26||Rs. 3,030 per gram from March 1st to 14th|
|Lowest price||Rs. 2,580 per gram from January 2nd to 4th||Rs. 2,756 per gram on February 1st||Rs. 2,940 per gram on March 15 to 17|
|Change||Rs. 171 per gram||Rs. 281 per gram||Rs. 82 per gram|
Gold Rate Trend of Ambala in January 2016
- Gold traded at Rs. 2,585 per gram on the 1st of January and remained unchanged for the next few days.
- The highest rate of gold in the month of January was recorded on the 28thth at Rs. 2,772 per gram.
- Prices fluctuated during the month and gold traded at Rs. 2,756 per gram on the last day of the month.
Gold Rate Trend of Ambala in February 2016
- Gold traded at Rs. 2,756 per gram on the 1st of February as there were no changes in demand or international and domestic events to affect prices.
- Gold prices rose up to steadily over the course of the month with marginal losses being overshadowed by subsequent gains.
- The highest price in the month of February was recorded on the 26th when the value of the precious metal rose to Rs.3,019 per gram.
Gold Rate Trend of Ambala in March 2016
- Gold prices remained unchanged at Rs. 3,030 per gram for the entirety of the first two weeks of March.
- Gold price witnessed a decline over the course of the month as prices fell for the first three days of the third week before gaining marginally in the days that followed.
- Gold prices recorded gains on the 18th of March and remained constant until the 24th when they rose again by Rs.50 to remain steady for the remainder of the month.
- Although prices remained constant for long periods of time during the month, there was an overall decline of Rs.82 between the first and last day of March.
Gold investment avenues in Ambala
Gold investment goes back to the times gold was considered as precious and since that’s still the case, it comes as no surprise that even today among the plethora of investment avenues available, gold is still a sought after investment due to its property of not diminishing in the face of inflation. Gold for many is considered as a safe haven for investment and hence many people purchase the precious metal especially during times auspicious events.
Over-the-counter – Among the easiest methods of procuring gold is over the counter. Would be investors can simply purchase the precious metal over the counter from various retailers and jewellers spread across Ambala. The banks also provide investment avenues for gold which makes the purchase and investment simplified. The popular forms of gold purchases are gold coins and bars that are often purchased for investment purposes and ornamental gold jewellery such as bangles, chain and ear-rings that are purchased on auspicious events or in lieu of celebrating a particular occasion.
Market trade – This form of investment which involves heavy buying and selling of gold like the equity market is yet to take off in Ambala. Market trade still in its early stages, investors can utilize avenues of market exchange such as gold futures or gold ETFS and can also use the Mumbai Stock Exchange or the National Stock Exchange to trade in gold. The market trade requires the investor to put in some amount of time and effort to truly understand the process and invest efficiently
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