Crowd is seen at goldsmith’s shops.
Ramesh Kalyanaraman, Executive Director, Kalyan Jewelers said that buying gold on Akshaya Tritiya is considered highly auspicious and this tradition has maintained the positive trend in the market.
today Third day of Akshaya ,Akshaya Tritiya 2022) as well as Eid, due to which it is a public holiday. Auspicious shopping is done in gold on this day, as it is considered auspicious. Being a public holiday, the auspicious day of Akshaya Tritiya has got off to a great start. A large crowd is being seen here for jewelery traders. Consumers are reaching the shops to shop for jewelery even before the temperature rises due to the heat. Shyam Mehra, vice-president, All India Gem and Jewelery Household Council (GJC), said, “Jewelry traders across the country opened their shops early and the number of customers has been increasing since morning. There has been a positive sentiment in the market since last 10-15 days. The market will remain brisk even on the day of Akshaya Tritiya. We expect to do 25-30 tonnes today.
When asked whether higher prices would hinder sales, Mehra said gold prices have come down from Rs 55,000-58,000 per 10 grams to Rs 50,500 per 10 grams. The reduction in prices has strengthened consumer sentiment. Echoing similar view, Saurabh Gadgil, Managing Director and CEO, PNG Jewelers said that the customer base is showing strength and is expected to increase as the day progresses.
There is a positive trend in the market
Ramesh Kalyanaraman, Executive Director, Kalyan Jewelers said that buying gold on Akshaya Tritiya is considered highly auspicious and this tradition has maintained the positive trend in the market. Avneesh Anand, Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Co-Founder, Caratlane, said that the purchasing power of the Indian market has increased this year.