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Global gold jewellery demand dips in Q2 2018

Global gold jewellery demand dips in Q2 2018

Global gold jewellery demand posted a slight decline in Q2 2018, compared to the same time last year. According to the World Gold Council, global gold jewellery demand fell by 2% during the second quarter due to challenging conditions in a few key markets. India and the Middle East were the main drivers of the

Gold demand likely to recover in Q4, expert reveals

A recovery in gold demand is likely despite the largest decline in two years, according to the World Gold Council.  Overall gold demand dropped 10% on last year according to a recent report released by the group showing demand trends for Q3. Total consumer demand fell 26% on last year as gold jewellery demand was

World Gold Council: Global demand rises 8% in Q3

The World Gold Council (WGC) has released its gold demand trends for Q3 noting a rise in demand as “consumers across the globe capitalised on buying opportunity” during a price dip. According to the report, total gold demand in Q3 2015 stood at 1,121 tonnes, an increase of 8% compared to the same period last

Global gold demand: the new gold rush?

Courtney Hagen on the changes taking place at market level. The World Gold Council’s latest gold demand trends revealed UK gold demand fell 21% in the second quarter, while the rest of the world’s demand rode high. Gold refiners and market experts tell Courtney Hagen about the changes taking place at market level. Industries focused

UK gold demand down in Q1 while value rises 17%

World Gold Council reveals hallmarking has dropped 9% year-on-year. The World Gold Council (WGC) has released its gold demand trends for Q1, with global demand 5% lower than the record levels of Q1 2011, totalling 1,097.6 tonnes. The WGC said that jewellers have been reaping the benefits of rising incomes in certain parts of the

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