Russia, China add gold reserves, Venezuela sells
Venezuela sold off more of its bullion earlier this year, data from the International Monetary Fund showed.
Extending a prolonged buying spree, Russia added 16.2 t to its reserves, China increased its holdings by 10.9 t and Kazakhstan raised its tonnage by 3.2 t. Turkey added 2.6 t.
Belarus cut its holdings by 2.6 t. Venezuela sold 34.2 t in February and another 8.5 t in March. There was no data for the country for April. ■