Gold prices in Pakistan surged further on Friday, propelled by a remarkable surge in the global market.

The price of gold per tola soared to an unprecedented level, hitting Rs234,800 in local markets after witnessing a substantial gain of Rs3,800 within the span of a single day.

According to data provided by the All Pakistan Gems and Jewellers Sarafa Association (APGJSA), the price for 10 grammes of gold stood at Rs201,303, marking a notable increase of Rs3,258 from the previous day’s rates.


Thursday had already seen a significant uptick in gold prices in Pakistan, with an increase of Rs1,500 per tola.

Meanwhile, the international gold market witnessed a similar trend, with gold rates surging to a historic high of $2,254 per ounce.

This marked a substantial gain of $40, accompanied by a $20 premium. APGJSA reported these figures, underscoring the remarkable momentum in the global gold market.

In parallel, silver prices also experienced an upward trajectory, rising by Rs20 to reach Rs2,600 per tola, further highlighting the general bullish sentiment in precious metal markets.