Gold demand of 990 tons in Q2 was off 9% Y/Y, reports the World Gold Council (.pdf). Demand was...

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Gold demand of 990 tons in Q2 was off 9% Y/Y, reports the World Gold Council (.pdf). Demand was lower across all sectors - jewellery, technology, investment - except central banks, which doubled their net purchases to 157.5 tons in Q2. Supply? At 1,059.1 tons, its was off 6% Y/Y.