Gold futures rose on Tuesday, coinciding with the dollar's decline, amid fears of rising global trade tensions.
The dollar index, which measures the move of the greenback versus a basket of 6 currencies, fell 0.12 percent to 94.15.
Gold futures for August delivery rose 0.28 percent ($ 3.5) to $ 1243.2 an ounce.
While the spot price of yellow metal rose 0.16 percent to $ 1242.92 an ounce.
Among other precious metals, silver prices rose 0.24 percent to $ 15.85 an ounce, while platinum rose 0.35 percent to $ 826.69 an ounce.