February 25, 2014: Recorder
Pakistan Mercantile Exchange (PMEX) witnessed bullish trend on Monday. Total value of trade went up by 26 per cent to PKR4,908 million from PKR3,906 million recorded on Friday. Number of lots traded also increased to 15,354 from 12,456. PMEX Commodity Index closed at 3,230, up 0.11 per cent. Major business was contributed by crude oil amounting PKR2,591 million, followed by gold (PKR2,180 million) and silver (PKR137 million). There was 35 per cent increase in gold volume to PKR2,180 million from PKR1,615 million and silver volume was 54 per cent up to PKR137 million from PKR88 million.