The dollar exchange rate in Ukraine fell to lows in the winter

Today, July 25, the national Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has established such rates of major foreign currencies against the hryvnia:

1 USD – UAH 25,82;
1 Euro – 30,07 UAH;
10 Russian rubles – 4,32 UAH.

Thus, the dollar, compared to yesterday’s values dropped a further six cents. The last time the rate fell below $ 25,85 UAH/USD. more than six months ago – 9 December 2016.

The Euro dropped by 7 cents after yesterday’s rise by 37 cents and stays above 30 hryvnia, which exceeded for the first time since September 12, 2016.

The ruble is “lost” for seven cents.

Monday, July 24, the dollar on the interbank currency market fell to seven cents in buying and selling, the auction ended with quotes 25,79 – of 25.81 UAH/USD. Euro on the interbank market yesterday traded at 30,02 – 30,04 UAH. Today’s auction has not started yet.

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Under the baseline scenario, Ukraine’s first three-year Budget resolution, in 2017, the average annual hryvnia exchange rate is projected at 27.8 million UAH/USD., in 2018 on the $ 29.3 UAH/USD., in 2019 – 30.5 UAH/USD. and in 2020 – 31 UAH/USD..

The experts at the end of the year give different predictions: in the Razumkov Centre promise a course in the area of 27 hryvnia in the second half, and Concorde Capital assume that at the end of this year the dollar will cost 28,5 hryvnia.

  • For 2015, the hryvnia depreciated by halffor 2016 devalued by 12.9%, and for the first half of 2017 strengthened against the dollar by 4%;
  • 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.