15.02.2013 - WGC: Global gold demand posts second-highest quarter ever; India remains top consumer In 2012
World gold demand from October through December was the second strongest of any quarter on record and 2012 was the second-highest ever for a full year behind 2011, the World Gold Council said Thursday in its quarterly report on demand trends. Fourth-quarter demand was rose 4% year-on-year to 1,195.9 metric tons, while the value of the gold demand rose 6% to a near-record $66.2 billion, the Gold Council said. Growth in jewelry and central-bank demand exceeded declines in the investment and technology sectors, the report said...............................................Full Article: Source
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