The gold price rose above the symbolic $ 2,000 a troy ounce (31.1 grams) mark on Tuesday during the day. This happened around 6:15 p.m., after which a slight decline was initiated.
The price of gold has risen since the beginning of this year. The price is currently more than thirty percent higher than at the beginning of the year. Gold is considered a safe haven because the corona pandemic causes great uncertainty in the markets.