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Turkish gold imports surge to record in November

Section: Daily Dispatches

From Anadolu News Agency, Istanbul
Wednesday, December 31, 2014

ANKARA, Turkey -- Turkey's gold imports have surged to their highest level on record in November at 47 tons worth nearly $2 billion.

The country's imports in November reached 46.9 tons, an increase of 609 percent from October when the country imported 6.6 tons of gold bullion, according to a statement by the Istanbul Gold Exchange on Wednesday.

The country's gold imports increased by 127 percent to $1.997 billion compared with $879 billion in November 2013. Turkish imports stood at 19.3 tons in the same month in the previous year. ...

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