|December 1st Rate||Rs.2,893 per gram|
|December 31st Rate||Rs.2,821 per gram|
|Highest Rate in December||Rs.2,892 per gram on the 2nd|
|Lowest Rate in December||Rs.2,767 per gram on the 22nd|
December 2016 - Week 1 (1st to 4th):
- On 1st of December, gold traded at Rs.2,893 per gram but increased to Rs.2,895 per gram on the 2nd.
- The 3rd and 4th, however, saw gold prices slump down slightly to hit Rs.2,890 per gram.
- There wasn’t much fluctuation to be seen as demands didn’t see much of a hike.
December 2016 - Week 2 (5th to 11th):
- When the second week began on the 5th, gold was seen trading at Rs.2,893 per gram - an increase of Rs.3 from the previous end-of-the-week price.
- Rates were the same on the 6th too and stood at Rs.2,893 per gram.
- The 7th, however, saw gold prices drop significantly by Rs.29 to bring rates down to Rs.2,864 per gram.
- On 8th, prices increased slightly to Rs.2,871 per gram, before slumping down to Rs.2,851 per gram on the 9th.
- Prices decreased yet again on the 10th to Rs.2,836 per gram, which remained the trading rate at the end of the week on the 11th.
December 2016 - Week 3 (12th - 18th):
- As the US Federal Reserve was looking at gold rate cuts, prices dropped in India too.
- Business day on the 12th began with gold trading at Rs.2,836 per gram, the same price as the last day of the previous week.
- The 13th and 14th saw prices decrease slightly to Rs.2,834 per gram before resulting in a major slump to reach Rs.2,803 per gram on the 15th.
- On 16th, prices went down further more to Rs.2,783 per gram - a Rs.20 decrease from the previous day.
- The 17th, however, saw prices increase positively for gold to trade at Rs.2,791 per gram, which was the price during the closing hours of the week on 18th.
December 2016 - Week 4 (19th - 25th):
- When trading began on the 19th, gold prices were down a little more compared to the previous week to Rs.2,787 per gram.
- Prices increased by Re.1, however, the subsequent day to trade at Rs.2,788 per gram and to Rs.2,789 on the 21st.
- However, prices slipped up massively on the 22nd to trade at Rs.2,768 per gram - a decline of Rs.21 and remained the same on the 23rd.
- The last two days of the week on the 24th and the 25th, gold was seen trading at Rs.2,773 per gram.
December 2016 - Week 5 (26th - 31st):
- Except a small blip on the 26th, the last week of December saw quite a bit of positive growth.
- On 27th, gold prices went up by Rs.16 to trade at Rs.2,783 per gram and by Rs.21 to trade at Rs.2,804 on the 28th.
- The 29th again saw prices increase for gold to trade at Rs,2,819 and to Rs.2,834 on the 30th.
- On the last day of the month and year, prices went down slightly as gold traded at Rs.2,821 per gram.
- Overall, for the month of December, gold prices declined by -2.48%.
|1st Day||Rs.3,065 per gram|
|Last Day||Rs.2,942 per gram|
|Highest Price||Rs.3,166 per gram on 9th November|
|Lowest Price||Rs.2,914 per gram on 25th November|
November ‘16 – Week 1 (1st-6th)
- Gold traded at Rs.3,065 per gram on the first day of the month and rose slightly after that.
- The rate of gold on the 3rd of November was Rs.3,115 per gram but declined by Rs.6 the next day.
- However, there was a rise noted in the price of gold on the 5th wherein the rate was Rs.3,119 per gram.
- This rate was sustained until the end of the week and was also the highest rate at which gold traded for week 1.
November ’16- Week 2 (7th-13th)
- Rate of gold on the first day of the second week was a lot less than that of the previous week.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,095 per gram on the 7th and fell by Rs.20 the next day.
- Price of gold was Rs.3,16 on the 9th which was the highest rate at which gold traded for the month of November.
- Prices reduced quite significantly after this, however.The next day, gold was priced at Rs.3,113 per gram.
- Gold rate closed at Rs.3,059 per gram on the last day of week 2.
- This change in gold rates could be attributed to the recent rule regarding demonetization.
- There were a few minor changes in the price of gold during this week.
November ’16- Week 3 (14th-20th)
- Gold rates reduced to Rs.3,054 per gram on the first day of the third week of November.
- There was a slight increase noted in the price of gold the next day wherein the price was Rs.3,065 per gram.
- On November 16th, gold rate plunged even further to be priced at Rs.3,061 per gram.
- However gold rates reduced again after this.
- As the week progressed, the price of gold continued to fluctuate.
- On the last day of the week, gold traded at Rs.3,986 per gram.
November ’16- Week 4 (21st-27th)
- Gold rates continued to be low until the 22nd of November after which a minor increase in gold prices was noted. However, after the 23rd, price of gold plunged further and continued to decline.
- The lowest rate at which gold traded during the week was Rs.2,914 on 25th. This was also the lowest rate of gold for the month of November.
- There were some variations that were noticed during week 4 of November.
November ‘16 – Week 5 (28th-30th)
- Gold was priced at Rs.2,951 per gram on 28th of November.
- This rate was sustained until the end of the week.
- There was a decline of 4.01% in the rate of gold as compared to the beginning of the month.
- Gold rate closed at Rs.2,942 per gram.
|1st Day||Rs.3,152 per gram|
|Last Day||Rs.3,067 per gram|
|Highest Price||Rs.3,152 per gram on 1st|
|Lowest Price||Rs.3,021 per gram on 15th and 16th October|
October 2016 – Week 1 and 2 (1st to 9th)
- Gold prices jumped on the slide down as market trends were unfavourable.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,152 per gram on 1st and 2nd October.
- Demand was dull in the domestic market.
- The U.S. Federal Reserve was confident of the interest rate hike soon which resulted in investors moving away to the sidelines.
- By the end of the week, gold was trading at Rs.3,026 per gram.
October 2016 – Week 3 (10th to 16th)
- At the start of the week, gold traded at Rs.3,034 per gram.
- Festive shopping started early this year as gold rates were low.
- By 13th October, gold rates touched Rs.3,040 per gram, the highest for this week.
- Gold rates fell again as prospects of the Fed rate hike grew strong.
- By the end of the week, gold rates dropped to Rs.3,021 per gram.
October 2016 – Week 4 (17th to 23rd)
- The lowest price for this month was recorded on 17th October with gold trading at Rs.3,018 per gram.
- Demand picked up this week on account of the upcoming wedding season.
- Global market trends firmed up and gold prices rose to Rs.3,046 per gram on 22nd and 23rd October.
October 2016 – Week 5 (24th to 31st)
- On 24th October, gold traded at Rs.3,040 per gram, the lowest price for this week.
- The dollar was weak which resulted in a favourable market for gold.
- With the festive season in full swing, domestic demand was on the rise.
- Gold prices increased to Rs.3,067 from 29th to 31st October which was the highest price for this week.
- There was a decline of 2.69% this week.
|1st Day||Rs.3,132 per gram|
|Last Day||Rs.3,169 per gram|
|Highest Price||Rs.3,195 on 8th September|
|Lowest Price||Rs.3,132 on 1st September|
September '16 - Week 1 (1st to 4th)
- Gold traded at Rs.3,132 per gram at the start of this week. This was the lowest price recorded for this week.
- Prices started to rise as U.S. economic data wasn’t strong enough to vet an interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve.8
- The demand for the yellow metal surged as its safe-haven appeal shone was again.
- Gold prices climbed to Rs.3,150 per gram by the end of the week.
September '16 - Week 2 (5th to 11th)
- Demand for gold soared this week in the domestic and global market.
- Gold reached its highest price for the month on 8th September, trading at Rs.3,195 per gram.
- Demand dropped again on the back of hawkish statements from the U.S. Federal Reserve about the possibility of a rate hike this month.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,181 per gram on 11th September.
September '16 - Week 3 (12th to 18th)
- As the uncertainty of a Fed rate hike loomed over the market, sentiments turned bearish.
- Gold prices started to drop this week.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,171 per gram on 12th September.
- As demand was slow, gold dropped to Rs.3,146 per gram on 18th September.
September '16 - Week 4 (19th to 25th)
- Gold traded at Rs. 3,160 per gram on 19th September.
- The U.S. Federal Reserve put the rate hike off till December as the presidential elections of the U.S. draw nearer.
- The market outlook was bullish and gold prices began to climb again.
- Gold had gained Rs.26 by the end of the week and traded at Rs.3,186 per gram on 25th September.
September '16 - Week 5 (26th to 30th)
- Gold traded at Rs.3,185 per gram on 26th September.
- The dollar grew strong this week turning the market sentiments bearish.
- Muted demand in the domestic market led to gold prices dropping.
- The week closed with gold trading at Rs.3,169 per gram on 30th September.
Gold buying patterns in Raipur
Gold is sold in its physical form as well as a traded variety in Raipur.
Physical gold: Jewelleries and ornaments are quite popular among the residents of Raipur. The city is host to the branches of most of the major jewellers in India and has a well-established market that caters to the ever-increasing demand for gold. Apart from these, other popular forms include coins and bullions, with bullions being sold for higher quantities at cheaper rates as compared to other physical forms of gold.
Traded gold: The people of Raipur also invest in gold through the spot and futures contracts available at market rates. Gold bought at such platforms is usually delivered in a few days or on a specified date in the future.
- Also Check:Gold Rate in Chhattisgarh
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- Also Check:Gold Price Trend In Raipur
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|First Day||Rs.3,215 per gram|
|Last Day||Rs.3,148 per gram|
|Highest Price||Rs.3,224 per gram on 03rd August|
|Lowest Price||Rs.3,148 per gram on 31st August.|
August '16 - Weeks 1 (1st to 7th)
- 24K gold traded at Rs.3,215 per gram on the 1st August.
- Due to high demand from the domestic market, gold prices increased and hit Rs.3,224 per gram on 03rd August which is the highest gold rate recorded for the month.
- Gold rate drifted to Rs.3,200 per gram on the 04th of August and continued the declining trend till the end of the week due as U.S Federal Reserve was positive about a rate hike this year.
- Gold closed at Rs.3,171 per gram.
August '16 - Week 2 (8th to 14th)
- The week opened with a slight decrease in gold rates as gold gold traded at Rs.3,168 per gram on 08th of August.
- Investors shrugged Fed rate hike and increased their gold intake on 10th of August when gold rates increased and traded at Rs.3,197 per gram.
- Gold rate declined gradually from 11th to 14th of August as U.S economy grew stronger.
- On the last day of the week, gold traded at Rs.3,181 per gram.
August '16 - Week 3 (15th to 21st)
- Gold rate was steady on the 15th of August and continued to trade at Rs.3,181 per gram.
- Demand for gold poured in from the domestic market on account of the festive season which caused gold rates to increase on 16th of August when the yellow metal traded at Rs.3,196 per gram.
- The highest gold rate of the week was recorded on 18th of August when gold was brought at Rs.3,207 per gram.
- Gold prices slightly decreased on the 19th when gold traded at Rs.3,200 per gram. Gold remained steady till the end of the week.
August '16 - Week 4 (22nd to 28th)
- Gold rate fell on the first day of the week and traded at Rs.3,182 per gram.
- A slight increase on the 23rd of August can be ignored as gold continued to fall throughout the week.
- Gold rate succumbed to firm dollar rate and strong U.S economy.
- Gold prices drifted to Rs.3,165 per gram on 25th of August before moving to trade at Rs.3,161 on 26th August and finally settled at Rs.3,164 per gram on 28th of August.
August '16 - Week 5 (29th to 31st)
- On overall trend of declining prices was seen this week.
- Gold opened at Rs.3,153 per gram.
- Domestic traders kept the demand for gold high in India on account of the upcoming festivals which caused gold rates to increase on the 30th of August when gold traded at Rs.3,164 per gram.
- Gold prices fell and traded at Rs.3,148 per gram on the 31st of August which is also the lowest gold rate recorded for this month.
- Fed rate hint expectation, positive U.S employment data and muted demand from domestic gold spots and coin makers contributed to the fall in gold rates this week.
|1st July Rate||Rs.3,127 per gram|
|31st July Rate||Rs.3,214 per gram|
|Highest Rate in July||Rs.3,214 per gram on 30th and 31st July|
|Lowest Rate in July||Rs.3,115 per gram on 21st July|
|Overall Performance||Increase in price|
|% Change||+2.78% increase|
July'16 - Week 1 (1st to 3rd)
- As the markets continued to fluctuate due to the uncertainty after Brexit, gold prices were on the rise overseas.
- Domestic demand was weak, resulting in prices being more or less stable.
- Gold retailed at Rs.3,124 per gram at the end of the week.
July'16 - Week 2 (4th to 10th)
- Prices rose as equities were unstable and the Dollar weakened on prolonged volatility.
- Asian stocks began to recover but strong demand domestically offset the overseas trend of lower demand.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,162 per gram at the end of the week.
July'16 - Week 3 (11th to 17th)
- Markets slowly began to recover, leading to reduced demand for gold.
- Prices dipped as the week progressed, with domestic demand also flagging.
- Gold retailed at Rs.3,146 per gram as the week ended, a decrease of Rs.25 from the price at the start of the week.
July '16 - Week 4 (18th to 24th)
- The slide in price continued as markets strengthened, with the Dollar gaining on other currencies.
- Gold exports fell as price rose, with gold hitting its monthly low of Rs.3,115 per gram.
- Prices rose marginally to close at Rs.3,130 per gram by the end of the week.
July‘16 - Week 5 (25th to 31st)
- Prices were stable as demand was low, but prices rose as the week ended.
- Data showing the U.S. economic growth stagnating led to markets and the Dollar plunging.
- Gold prices picked up as the Dollar fell, with gold retailing for Rs.3,214 per gram at the end of the month.
|1st June rate||Rs.2,918|
|30th June rate||Rs.3,103|
|Highest rate in June||Rs.3,180 per gram on 27th June|
|Lowest rate in June||Rs.2,911 per gram on 3rd June|
Jun'16 - Week 1 (1st to 4th)
- There were minor fluctuations in the rate of gold throughout the first week of june.
- Gold opened at Rs.2,918 per gram on the 1st.
- There was a minor increase in gold rate the next day but decreased again slightly after that.
- On the last day of the week, gold rate was Rs.2,974 per gram which was the highest for the week.
Jun'16 - Week 2 (5th to 11th)
- Continuing from the last day of the previous week, gold rate was Rs.2,974 per gram on the 5th after which prices slightly declined again.
- A rise in gold rate was noted on the 8th at Rs.2,973 per gram being the rate of gold.
- There was an increase noted in the price of gold thereafter with prices crossing Rs.3,000.
- Week closed with rate of gold being Rs.3,039 per gram on the 11th.
Jun'16 - Week 3 (12th to 18th)
- There were minor variations noted in the price of gold during the third week of the month.
- Gold rate on the 12th was Rs.3,039 per gram which continued increasing steadily.
- The highest rate noted in the week was on the 16th with rate of gold being Rs.3,110 per gram.
- Week closed with Rs.3,087 per gram being the rate of gold.
Jun'16 - Week 4 (19th to 25th)
- The 4th week opened with gold being priced at Rs..3,087 per gram.
- There was a minor decrease noted in the price of gold wherein rates fell to Rs.3,070 per gram for the next two days.
- Price of gold dropped even further on the 23rd wherein gold rate was Rs.3,023 per gram.
- Gold rate rose significantly again, with Rs.3,165 per gram being the rate of gold on the last day of the week.
Jun'16 - Week 5 (26th to 30th)
- The highest rate of gold for the month was on the 27th with price of gold being Rs.3,180 per gram.
- Gold rate declined significantly after this to hover between Rs.3,113 per gram to Rs.3,122 per gram until the 29th.
- On the last day of the month, gold rate was Rs.3,103 per gram.
|1st May rate||Rs.3,069|
|31st May rate||Rs.2,916|
|Highest rate in May||Rs.3,073 on the 7th and 8th of May|
|Lowest rate in May||Rs.2,900 on the 30th of May|
|Overall performance||Loss / Negative|
May'16 - Week 1 (1st to 7th)
- Prices were recorded at Rs.3,069 on the 1st day of the month and Rs.3,073 on the 7th.
- Prices fell by Re.1 on the 2nd day of the month and remained unchanged on the 3rd before a loss of Rs.20 on the 4th day of trading saw prices plunge to Rs.3,048.
- Prices remained at Rs.3,048 on the 5th of May, after which a decline of Rs.3 on the 6th was followed by an increase of Rs.28, thus closing the week at Rs.3,073 per gram.
- Between the first and last day of the first week of May, prices recorded an increase of Rs.4.
May ‘16 - Week 2 (8th to 14th)
- Gold rates remained unchanged on the first of the second week and prices were recorded at Rs.3,073 on the 8th of May.
- A decline by Rs.21 on the second day of the week saw prices fall to Rs.3,052.
- A further decline by Rs.30 on the third day of the week saw prices plunge to Rs.3,022, after which an increase of Rs.18 elevated prices to Rs.3,040.
- A loss of Rs.9 on the 5th saw prices decline to Rs.3,031, followed by subsequent increases over the next two days, resulting in gold closing the week at Rs.3,051 per gram.
- The overall decline in prices when comparing the first day of the week with the last was Rs.22.
May ‘16 - Week 3 (15th to 21st)
- Gold prices remained unchanged on the first and second day of the third week of May at Rs.3,051.
- Prices then increased by Rs.2 to Rs.3,053 on the 17th after which a loss of Rs.5 on the 18th saw prices fall to Rs.3,048.
- Rates fell consistently over the next three days and the precious metal closed the week at Rs.3,015 per gram.
- Gold prices declined by Rs.36 at the end of the week in comparison with the first day of the week.
May ‘16 - Week 4 (22nd to 31st)
- Gold prices were recorded at Rs.3,015 on the 22nd of May and increased by Rs.3 on the 23rd after which they fell consistently until the 30th of the month.
- The lowest price in the month of May was recorded on the 30th when prices dropped to Rs.2,900.
- Prices increased by Rs.16 on the last day of the month to close at Rs.2,916.
- The overall decline in prices between the first and last day of the month was Rs.153.
|1st April rate||Rs 2,894|
|30th April rate||Rs 3,069|
|Highest rate in April||Rs 3,069 on 30th|
|Lowest rate in April||Rs 2,876 on 4th|
|% Change||+ 6.05%|
Apr ‘16 - Week 1 (1st to 3rd)
- Global cues resulted in a decline in demand for gold, resulting in a minor drop in prices.
- Gold traded at Rs 2,894 on 1st, before falling to Rs 2,877.
- An overall decline was witnessed with prices to progress beyond Rs 2,877.
Apr ‘16 - Week 2 (4th to 10th)
- Strong international trends resulted in increased demand for gold, pushing up rates.
- An overall increase in price was observed over the week.
- Gold traded at Rs 2,876 on 4th and Rs 2,911 on 6th.
- Prices continued on an upward rise, ending the week on Rs 2,944.
Apr ‘16 - Week 3 (11th to 17th)
- This was a mixed week for gold, as an initial strong performance was countered by the US Dollar, resulting in a drop in demand.
- Gold traded at Rs 2,958 on 11th and Rs 2,963 on 12th.
- Rated started falling over the next few days, as prices fell to Rs 2,934 on 14th.
- The week ended with gold trading at Rs 2,957, a marginal decline from 11th.
Apr ‘16 - Week 4 (18th to 24th)
- Rate variations continued into the fourth week, with prices ranging between Rs 2,958 and Rs 2,960.
- Gold traded at Rs 2,958 on 18th, before falling to Rs 2,951.
- Rates picked up on 20th, gaining over Rs 30.
- Fluctuations resulted in gold ending the week at Rs 2,960, a marginal gain of Rs 2.
Apr ‘16 - Week 5 (25th to 30th)
- A weak US dollar helped rates go up, with the best performance for the month observed in this week.
- Gold traded at Rs 2,965 on 25th, steadily climbing to Rs 2,979 on 28th.
- Prices jumped by over Rs 50, with gold trading at Rs 3,042 on 29th.
- The month ended with gold trading at Rs 3,069, a gain of 6% witnessed overall.
|1st March rate||Rs 2,994|
|31st March rate||Rs 2,883|
|Highest rate in March||Rs 3,030 on 2nd|
|Lowest rate in March||Rs 2,871 on 28th|
Mar'16 - Week 1 (1st to 6th)
- Jewellers in Raipur joined nationwide protests against a decision to increase duties on gold.
- Gold rates saw an increase, followed by a drop in the week.
- Prices went up to a high of Rs 3,030 on 2nd before dropping to Rs 2,976 on 3rd.
- Gold rates stayed constant at Rs 2,976 till 6th.
Mar'16 - Week 2 (7th to 13th)
- Protests continued into the second week as well, impacting gold trade.
- Gold rates saw an appreciation during the week.
- Prices increased to Rs 2,980 on 7th and then to Rs 2,991 on 8th.
- Rates remained constant at Rs 2,991 through the week.
Mar'16 - Week 3 (14th to 20th)
- Jewellers reopened their stores for business during the week.
- An overall deprecation in gold rates was witnessed.
- Prices fell to Rs 2,950 on 14th, dipping to a low of Rs 2,929 during the week.
- Rates picked up, reaching Rs 2,964 on 18th, before dropping to Rs 2,940.
Mar'16 - Week 4 (21st to 27th)
- Gold rates saw an overall decline in the week.
- Rates fell to Rs 2,924 on 21st and continued on a downward slide.
- Prices fell below the Rs 2,900 mark on 24th, trading at Rs 2,892.
- The week ended with gold trading at Rs 2,896.
Mar'16 - Week 5 (28th to 31st)
- Gold rates changed on a daily basis in the last week.
- Prices fell to Rs 2,871 on 28th, before touching Rs 2,906 on 30th.
- Rates further fell to Rs 2,883 on 31st to end the month at a loss.
|1st February rate||Rs.2,714|
|29th February rate||Rs.2,964|
|Highest rate in February||Rs.2,987 on 26th|
|Lowest rate in February||Rs.2,714 on 1st|
Feb '16 - Week 1 (1st to 7th)
- Gold prices appreciated at the start of February.
- Rates were Rs.2,714 on 1st and Rs.2,823 on 7th.
- Gold posted profits on all days of the week, rising by a cumulative amount of Rs.109 over the first week.
Feb '16 - Week 2 (8th to 14th)
- Gold prices continued appreciation going into the second week.
- Prices were Rs.2,820 on 8th and Rs.2,934 on 14th.
- Gold appreciated to Rs.2,973 by 12th but depreciated to Rs.2,934 on 13th and 14th, clocking overall gains of Rs.114.
Feb '16 - Week 3 (15th to 21st)
- Gold was on its winning streak again during the 3rd week.
- Prices were Rs.2,906 on 15th and Rs.2,973 on 21st.
- Gold prices dropped to Rs.2,871 on 16th but rallied on all remaining days to touch Rs.2,973 by 21st.
Feb '16 - Week 4 (22nd to 29th)
- Gold prices were up again in the last days of the month.
- Prices were Rs.2,917 on 22nd and Rs.2,964 on 29th.
- Gold gained value till 26th to rise to Rs.2,987 before falling over the last three days to end at a respectable Rs.2,964 for the month.
- Also Check:Today's Gold Rate in Raipur