Besides, the organization of the jewellers also decreased the prices of 21-carat, 18-carat, and traditional method gold by Tk 1,225, Tk 1,050, and Tk 933 respectively.
BAJUS's standing committee on pricing and price monitoring hiked the prices on September 14, 2022, the country's leading online news portal Jago News said this in a report on the day.
Now, a consumer will have to pay Tk 83,281 for per bhori best quality or 22-carat gold, Tk 79,490 for 21-carat, Tk 68,118 for 18-carat, and Tk 56,454 for traditional method. The new prices will come into effect from September 15, 2022.
See new gold price in Bangladesh at a glance
- 22-carat gold - Tk 83,281
- 21-carat gold - Tk 79,490
- 18-carat gold - Tk 68,118
- Traditional method gold - Tk 56,454
Earlier on September 11, the Bangladesh Jeweller's Association hiked the prices of gold by Tk 1,283 per bhori. At that time, prices of per bhori 22-carat gold was increased to Tk 84,564, 21-carat gold to Tk 80,715, 18-carat gold to Tk 69,168, and traditional method gold to Tk 57,387.
How much does one gram gold in Bangladesh cost?
According to the Bangladesh Jeweller's Association website, price of per gram 22-carat gold is now Tk 7,140, per gram 21-carat gold Tk 6,815, per gram 18-carat gold Tk 5,840, and per gram traditional method gold Tk 4,840. The association fixed the new prices on September 15, 2022.