The dollar rate in Ukraine slowed down on the way up

Today, September 6, the national Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has established such rates of major foreign currencies against the hryvnia:

1 USD – 25,95 UAH;
1 Euro – 30,85 UAH;
10 Russian rubles – UAH 4.48 million.

Thus, the dollar, compared to yesterday’s values rose another five cents. Since the beginning of the week the exchange rate rose by 21 kopecks for the week of “green” rose by 30 cents. Experts believe that the country starts a seasonal round of devaluation.

The Euro rose by a penny after yesterday’s gains of 15 cents. As you know, first and foremost, the appreciation of the Euro in Ukraine is connected with the appreciation of European currency against the dollar.

The Russian ruble has not changed in price.

On Tuesday, September 5, the dollar on the interbank foreign exchange market increased by 11 kopecks in buying and selling; trading ended quotes 25,93 – 25,98 UAH/USD. Euro on the interbank market traded at 30,83 – 30,89 UAH, up to 9 – 10 cents. Today’s auction has not started yet.


  • Attitude to the devaluation with the dollar in September

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.