The dollar rate in Ukraine began April with a jump up

Today, April 3, the national Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has established such rates of major foreign currencies against the hryvnia:

1 US dollar UAH of 27.02;
1 Euro of 28.88 UAH;
10 Russian rubles – UAH 4,82.

Thus, the dollar exchange rate, compared with values Friday, March 31, rose by five cents and rose once again above the psychological mark of 27 UAH/USD.

The Euro fell to eight cents. The Russian ruble once again “recovered” by four pennies.

Friday, 31 March, the dollar on the interbank currency market of Ukraine increased by eight cents in the sale and purchase. The auction ended with quotes 27,05 – of 27.09 UAH/USD. Today’s auction has not started yet.

As reported today, April 3, the international monetary Fund (IMF) who previously had a meeting of the Board of Directors on the allocation of Ukraine the next credit tranche of $ 1 billion, needs to consider the continuation of cooperation with Ukraine.

  • In 2017, the Finance Ministry of Ukraine expects the rate of 27,2 USD per dollar. The head of the NBU Valeria Gontareva considers budgeted-2017 the dollar is realistic. At the same time 2017-1018 year, according to calculations of the Ministry of economy, the dollar could jump up to 35 UAH;
  • For 2015 , the hryvnia depreciated by half, and for 2016 , the hryvnia depreciated by 12.9%, entering the TOP 3 of the weakest currencies of the CIS;
  • According to the “big Mac index” , the dollar in Ukraine has to cost a little more than 8 UAH;
  • The historical maximum the official rate of the dollar – 30.01 UAH/USD. – was made in Feb 2015.