VOV.VN - Domestic gold prices soared to reach VND72 million per tael on the trading session on the morning of March 7, marking a historic peak within the local market.
This comes after the Saigon Gold and Jewelry Company at 11 a.m. on March 7 listed each tael of SJC gold at VND70.3 million per tael for buying and VND71.7 million per tael for selling in Ho Chi Minh City, with prices at VND70.3 million per tael for buying and VND71.72 million per tael for selling in Hanoi.
Simultaneously, DOJI Gold and Gems Group reported its buying and selling prices of SJC gold bar at VND70.4 million and VND72 million per tael in Hanoi and VND70.4 million and VND72.5 million per tael in Ho Chi Minh City, respectively.
Elsewhere, Phu Nhuan Jewelry Joint Stock Company (PNJ) was trading gold at VND69.7 million per tael for buying and VND71.3 million for selling per tael.
Each tael of SJC gold has increased by approximately VND1.4 million for buying and VND1.3 million for selling compared to the prices recorded on March 6.
The latest figures broke a record of VND69 million per tael which was set on the afternoon of March 5.
In terms of the global market, the precious metal’s price rose by US$5 per ounce to US$2,003 per ounce, with this figure forecast to continue increasing in the future.