Vietnam is the largest gold market in Southeast Asia and among the top 10 markets in the world, a recent study has found. Last year consumer demand in Vietnam was 39.8 tons, higher than Indonesia’s 37.6 tons and Singapore’s 9.4 tons, according to the World Gold Council (WGC).
Is it cheaper to buy gold in Vietnam?
The prices for jewelry are largely determined by the markets, so pure gold, silver and most precious gems won’t be any cheaper. You can save money with the lower cost of labor, though – but do your research before you choose a shop, as some places use foreigners for easy profit.
Can you buy gold in Vietnam?
The 2 major gold trading centers in the country are Hà Nội and Hồ Chí Minh, although the large gold traders and banks quote gold prices for other cities such as Đà Nẵng, Nha Trang, Cà Mau, Buôn Ma Thuột, Huế and the province of Bình Phước.
What should I avoid in Vietnam?
11 Things You Shouldn’t Eat or Drink in Vietnam
- Tap water. Might as well start with the obvious one. …
- Strange meat. We don’t mean street meat, as street food in Vietnam is amazing. …
- Roadside coffee. …
- Uncooked vegetables. …
- Raw blood pudding. …
- Cold soups. …
- Dog meat. …
What can I buy for 1 dollar in Vietnam?
Vietnam: What a Dollar Can Buy You
- 1 day of bicycle rental.
- 2 Vietnamese coffees with sweet condensed milk.
- 15 minutes of air time on a Mobifone sim card.
- 1 bowl of pho bo.
- 1 small load of laundry.
- 250 grams of candied ginger.
- 1 Chinese lantern made of bamboo and fabric.
- 40 quail eggs.
How much does gold cost in Vietnam?
Today Gold Price in Vietnam = 1,276,431 VND per Gram.
Gold Price in Vietnam today.
|Gold Unit||Gold Rate in Vietnamese Dong|
|1 Baht Price||18777239 VND|
|1 Grain Price||82713 VND|
|1 Ratti Price||232316 VND|