PMEX index closes at 3,284 points

KARACHI:Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited’s commodity index on Thursday closed at 3,284 points, with traded value of metals, energy and COTS/FX recorded at Rs 3.527 billion.

The number of lots traded was 7,663, said PMEX release here on Friday.

Major business was contributed by gold Rs 1.919 billion, followed by currencies through COTS Rs 443.728 million, DJ Rs 276.482 million, WTI crude oil Rs 205.481 million, platinum Rs 202.886 million, silver Rs 163.559 million, natural gas Rs 155.060 million, NSDQ 100 Rs 80.284 million, copper Rs 57.189 million, SP 500 Rs 17.719 million and Brent crude oil Rs 5.562 million. In agricultural commodities five lots of cotton amounting to Rs 2.184 million were traded.