Local gold prices continued to increase Wednesday morning amid rising tension in the Korean Peninsula.
According to the Gold Traders Association, the price rose 100 baht at the opening hour of the morning trade.
Buying prices for gold bar rose to 20,900 baht per baht weight, while for gold ornaments at 20,526.64 baht.
Selling price for gold bar was 21,000 baht per baht weight, while for gold ornaments was 21,500 baht.
The prices were stable from Tuesday's close.
The buying prices closed on Tuesday at 20,420.52 baht for gold ornaments and 20,800 baht for gold bar.
The selling prices closed at 21,400 baht for gold ornaments and 20,900 baht for gold bar.
Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)