By The Nation
As of 9.30am, the buying price of a gold bar was Bt25,800 per baht weight and selling price Bt26,000, while gold ornaments were priced at Bt25,332.36 and Bt26,500, respectively.
The Gold Spot Index price this morning moved around US$1,690 (Bt55,015) per ounce after the price increased by $12.8 to $1,711.2 per ounce at Monday’s close.
Investors were buying gold as a safe haven asset after US stocks and West Texas Intermediate oil prices dropped sharply amid uncertainty due to the Covid-19 impact.
Meanwhile, the Hong Kong gold price rose by HK$120 to $15,620 (Bt65,610) per tael.