Gold futures edged lower on MCX as strength in the US dollar continued to weigh, although caution ahead of the minutes of the Federal Reserve's latest meeting and uncertainty surrounding a big US debt auction this week was expected to limit the greenback's gains.
The contract for April delivery was trading at Rs 30448.00, down by 0.28% or Rs 84.00 from its previous closing of Rs 30532.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 7480 lots.
The contract for June delivery was trading at Rs 30596.00, down by 0.28% or Rs 85.00 from its previous closing of Rs 30681.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 2384 lots on MCX.