The dollar rate in Ukraine goes down

Today, January 6, the national Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has established such rates of major foreign currencies against the local currency.

1 USD – UAH 26,28;
EUR 1 – UAH 27,6;
10 Russian rubles – UAH 4,33.

Thus, the dollar, compared to yesterday’s values fell by 41 penny, continuing the trend to a sharp decline. Yesterday, the dollar fell by 50 cents.

The Euro fell by 25 cents. The Russian ruble “lost” for 7 cents.

At the same time on the interbank currency market the dollar exchange rate has grown, in this connection, the national Bank announced the auction for the sale of up to $ 70 million.

Experts predict that in January the rate of cash dollar may rise d 28,5 UAH. Exceeding that level, according to analysts, is possible in the case of aggressive liquidity in the market, or at the exit of a major buyer on the interbank market. The national Bank also did not deny that new year strengthening of the hryvnia is situational.

  • In 2017, the Finance Ministry of Ukraine expects to 27.2 UAH/USD. The head of the NBU Valeria Gontareva considers budgeted-2017 the dollar is realistic.
  • For 2015 , the hryvnia depreciated by half, starting in 2016, the devaluation of the hryvnia amounted to 6.9%. In the new year, according to experts, the hryvnia will continue to fall against the us currency.
  • The historical maximum the official rate of the dollar – 30.01 UAH/USD. – was made in Feb 2015.