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December gold imports fall by 81%

December gold imports fall by 81%
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First Published: Thu, Jan 01 2009. 01 28 PM IST
Updated: Thu, Jan 01 2009. 01 28 PM IST
Mumbai: India imported 3 tonnes of gold in December 2008, down 81% from the same month in 2007, the president of the Bombay Bullion Association said on Thursday.
Imports were down because prices rose. There were not many marriages or festivals either,” Suresh Hundia said.
India had imported 16 tonnes of gold in December 2007, data from the association showed.
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First Published: Thu, Jan 01 2009. 01 28 PM IST
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