February 13, 2014
Pakistan Mercantile Exchange (PMEX) posted major recovery on Wednesday as total value of trade increased by 43 per cent to PKR3,509 million from PKR2,452 million recorded on Tuesday. Number of lots traded also went up to 16,833 from 12,079. PMEX Index also went up by 0.08 per cent to 3,149.
Major business was contributed by gold amounting PKR2,304 million, followed by crude oil (PKR1,070 million) and silver (PKR131 million). The largest increase of 110 per cent was registered in silver volume to PKR131 million from PKR62 million and 56 per cent increase in gold recorded at PKR2,304 million from PKR1,475 million. Business Recorder