Yesterday gold price on the market witnessed a sharp increase to $2,006.63 per ounce; while the domestic gold
SJC Hanoi 67 million VND/tael 68.32 million VND/tael
SJC HCMC 67 million VND/tael 68.30 million VND/tael
Doji Hanoi 67 million VND/tael 68.30 million VND/tael
Doji Ho Chi Minh City 66.50 million VND/tael 68.50 million VND/tael
SJC and DOJI gold price list updated at 9:22 am on March 16
At the end of the trading session on March 15, the domestic gold price of 9999 was listed by SJC and Doji Jewelry Group in the order of buying and selling as follows:
SJC Hanoi: 66.60 million VND/tael – 67.92 million VND/tael
SJC HCMC: 66.60 million VND/tael – 67.90 million VND/tael
Hanoi Doji: 67.00 million VND/tael – 68.20 million VND/tael
Doji Ho Chi Minh City: 66.50 million VND/tael – 68.50 million VND/tael
International gold price
At 9:25 am today (March 16, Vietnam time), the world spot gold price stood around the threshold of 1,922 USD/ounce, up 2 USD/ounce compared to last night. Gold futures for April delivery on the Comex New York exchange were at $1,922.5 per ounce, up $1.50 per ounce compared to last night.
On the night of March 15 (Vietnam time), the world spot gold price stood around the threshold of 1,920 USD/ounce. Gold for April delivery on the Comex New York exchange was at $1,921 per ounce.
The world gold price on the night of March 15 was about 1.3% higher ($25/ounce) than at the beginning of 2021. World gold converted to bank dollars was priced at VND54.4 million/tael, excluding tax. and fees, about 13.6 million dong/tael lower than the domestic gold price by the end of the afternoon session on March 15.
Gold price in the international market continued to plunge, the price converted to the threshold of 54 million VND/tael. Money flows back to risk assets when there are positive signals about peace talks between Ukraine and Russia.
Gold price fell mainly because the dollar was still hanging high, while many stock markets rose again. Investors are no longer too worried about the impact of the Russia-Ukraine war as well as catching the bottom of stocks in search of profits.
Gold’s price fell because the commodity closely related to gold, oil, fell sharply. Oil prices fell from a peak of 140 USD/barrel last week to 96 USD/barrel overnight on March 15 (Vietnam time).
The Ukrainian side said it had begun negotiations on a ceasefire, immediate withdrawal and security guarantees with Russia after both sides reported rare progress over the weekend.
The United States has called on China to use its influence with Russia to help end the conflict, and the United States has warned that there will be consequences if China supports the Kremlin.
Meanwhile, the demand for petroleum products is expected to decrease when China closes many cities to prevent the Covid-19 epidemic.
Investors are also waiting for the decision to raise interest rates of the US Federal Reserve (Fed) and policy signals after the meeting on March 16. The Fed is likely to raise the benchmark interest rate by 25 percentage points. This will be the first rate hike since March 2020.
Bond yields are rising. The 10-year bond yield has climbed above the 2.12% threshold, hitting its highest level since July 2019. This is a factor that has weighed on gold.
Gold price forecast
A representative of UBS Wealth Management said that the market is now less concerned about the situation in Ukraine. That sentiment has reduced support for safe-haven assets like gold.
In the short term, gold is under pressure of profit taking and stability returns to the world financial and commodity markets.
However, in the context of high inflation worldwide, gold is still a commodity that attracts cash flow.
According to the US Department of Labor, the Producer Price Index (PPI) continued to increase 0.8% in February after gaining 1% in January.
According to Vietnamnet