PMEX index closes at 3,006 points

KARACHI: Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited’s commodity index on Wednesday closed at 3,006 points.

The traded value of metals, energy and COTS/FX was recorded at Rs 4.733 billion and the number of lots traded was 8,835, says PMEX release here on Thursday.

Major business was contributed by gold amounting to Rs 2.071 billion, followed by currencies through COTS Rs 1.051 billion, WTI crude oil Rs 724.076 million), silver Rs 388.445 million, DJIA Rs 174.885 million, platinum Rs 156.505 million, copper Rs 90.118 million, natural gas Rs 39.256 million, NSDQ100 Rs 23.240 million, SNP500 Rs 8.903 million and Brent crude oil Rs 5.089 million.