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Gold imports in August doubles to hit 8-month peak as demand improves

In value terms, August imports surged to $3.7 billion from $1.37 billion a year ago

02 Sep 2020 2:06 PM

India's June gold imports plunge 86% due to record high prices

The world’s second-biggest consumer of the precious metal imported around 11 tonnes of gold in June, down from 77.73 tonnes a year ago

02 Jul 2020 2:04 PM

India's gold imports plunge to three-decade low

The world’s second biggest consumer of the precious metal imported around 50 kilograms of gold in April, down from 110.18 tonnes a year ago

05 May 2020 10:12 AM

India to issue sovereign gold bonds at 2.5% interest rate

The bonds will be issued in six tranches until September, and will be sold through banks and designated post offices

14 Apr 2020 10:37 AM

Gold imports down 41 per cent, demand too falls

The demand for gold at the retail level also has fallen significantly in the past two months.

04 Mar 2020 2:00 AM


Gold imports surge 78 per cent in November

The country imported 71 tonnes of gold in November, compared with 40 tonnes in October, reports quoting government officials said.

04 Dec 2019 2:22 AM

Gold imports dip 9 per cent during Apr-Oct

Dip in gold imports has helped in narrowing the country's trade deficit to USD 94.72 billion during Apr-Oct 2019-20.

24 Nov 2019 4:32 PM

Gold imports increase 46 per cent in June quarter

Meanwhile gold demand at the retail end rose 14 per cent to 212 tonnes.

26 Jul 2019 1:15 AM

High prices fail to dampen gold imports in June

Increase in imports - both in volume and value- indicates that demand has not dropped for gold despite the six-year high prices.

03 Jul 2019 6:59 AM

Dore makes up majority of gold sales

Of the total gold imports of 757 tonnes in 2018, 512 tonnes was consumed by the domestic market.

13 Jun 2019 1:08 AM


Gold imports rise 49 per cent last month

The country’s gold imports in value terms rose to $4.78 billion last month from $3.48 billion in the same month last year, Reuters reported.

05 Jun 2019 2:52 AM

Gold import increases 20 per cent ahead of Akshaya Tritiya

Mehta expects demand growth of at least 10 to 15 per cent this Akshaya Tritiya.

02 May 2019 12:32 AM

Gold imports dip 5.5 pc during April-Feb likely to keep lid on CAD

Trade experts said softening prices of the yellow metal in the world markets could be the reason for the contraction in imports.

24 Mar 2019 11:17 AM

South Korea seeks relaxation from India on gold, silver import norms

India is the world's second biggest gold consumer after China.

03 Jun 2018 12:32 PM

Gold imports shrink 40 per cent to USD 2.49 billion in March

Silver imports grew by 31 per cent to USD 267.33 million in March.

13 Apr 2018 6:47 PM


India's September gold imports jump 31 percent amidst festivities

Much of the gain last month was simply due to the Indian holiday of Dussehra being celebrated on September 30.

10 Oct 2017 5:10 PM

600 kg gold imported from Indonesia in only 2 months; govt mulls curbs

Govt has already imposed restrictions on imports of gold from South Korea due to huge jump in imports.

18 Sep 2017 5:09 PM

Govt makes licence from DGFT must for gold import from S Korea

Step taken to check spurt in inbound shipments of precious metals from that country.

26 Aug 2017 5:16 PM

Gold imports jump over 2-fold to $13.35 billion in April-July

Gold imports, which has bearing on CAD, stood at USD 4.97 billion in April-July 2016-17.

15 Aug 2017 11:26 AM