The dollar in Ukraine has stopped to fall

Today, August 23, the national Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has established such rates of major foreign currencies against the hryvnia:

1 USD – UAH 25,45;
1 Euro of 29.96 UAH;
10 Russian rubles – UAH 4,3.

Thus, the dollar, compared to yesterday’s values, “recovered” a penny, interrupting the fall. Note that as cheap as August 21, the greens are no cost from August 29, 2016.

The Euro grew by four pennies. We will remind, last week the European currency actively became cheaper and now rests below the psychological mark of UAH 30, which was exceeded during the month.

The Russian ruble remained unchanged.

In General, for the last part of summer the official exchange rate of the dollar against the hryvnia has fallen from 26.3 to 25.7 UAH.


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As reported, 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. – was made in Feb 2015. The historical maximum of the Euro – 31,41 UAH.