1 min read.Updated: 03 Jan 2022, 05:36 PM ISTLivemint
In 2021, gold fell 3.6% in global markets in its biggest annual decline since 2015
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Gold prices were choppy in the first trading day of 2022 while silver dropped. On MCX, gold futures edged 0.04% lower to ₹48,082 per 10 gram while silver slipped 0.3% to ₹62,480 per kg. In global markets, gold dipped as investors assessed potential risks from the omicron Covid-19 variant while awaiting key US jobs data due later in the week.