BENGALURU A weaker baht pushed rice export prices in Thailand lower this week, although there were expectations of new deals with the Philippines and China, while rates in India languished at the 21-month lows hit last week due to sluggish demand.
BENGALURU Gold prices fell on Tuesday as the U.S. dollar firmed on renewed fears of an intensification in the Sino-U.S. trade war and worries over slowing global economic growth.
MUMBAI/BENGALURU Gold demand in India this week was muted as a recent rally in domestic prices prompted buyers to postpone purchases despite the approaching festival and wedding season.
* Palladium moves away from Tuesday's record peak
MUMBAI/BENGALURU A key festival brought little activity to the physical gold market in India this week as purchases remained significantly lower than normal with domestic prices jumping to the highest in more than two years.
BENGALURU, Oct 18 Gold prices held steady on
Thursday as a fall in Asian shares was offset by a stronger
dollar, which firmed after minutes of the Federal Reserve's
September meeting reinforced expectations of a tighter U.S.
* Spot gold may fall into $1,208-$1,217/oz range -
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* Specs extend net short position in Comex gold in Oct. 9
* Spot gold may extend gains to $1,237/oz- technicals
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* Holdings in SPDR Gold Trust rise for the first time since