To date, August 22, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has set such courses of the main foreign currency on the hryvnia:
1 US dollar – 27.7 UAH;
1 euro – 31.87 UAH;
10 Russian rubles – 4.12 UAH.
So, compared to the values of Monday, August 20, the dollar's price rose by one cent after a 20 cent drop on August 21. In general, as expensive as on August 20, the "green" did not last since the winter of 2018.
The exchange rate of the euro increased more strongly – with 24 kopecks. The costs of Euro were not raised so high from the end of April-2018.
The cost of 10 Russian rubles remained virtually unchanged.
On Tuesday, August 21, the dollar exchange rate in the interbank currency market of Ukraine fell by 10 in buying and selling. Thus, non-cash US currency traded at the level of 27.65 / 27.69 UAH (purchase / sale). The value of the euro was set at 31.59 / 31.63 UAH, a decrease of 6-7 cents. Today's auction has not started yet.
back in the days NBU officially declared the rise of the dollar in Ukraine. In addition, experts predicted what the dollar exchange rate will be in the autumn and advised Ukrainians to save their savings in the light of the devaluation of the hryvnia:
The forecast of the dollar for 2018
According to the baseline scenario of the triennial budget resolution, in 2018 the average annual exchange rate of the hryvnia is forecast at 29.3 UAH / USD, in 2019 – 30.5 UAH / USD and in 2020 – UAH 31 / USD. But in the budget for 2018 indicated that the calculations are made on the basis of the rate of 30.1 UAH / USD. At the same time, both the Ministry of Finance and the National Bank of Ukraine assure us that this course is not a prognosis, so we should only use it as a technical indicator used for calculations on a safety cushion & # 39; to create.
According to the "Prediction of economic and social development of Ukraine for 2019-2021 years", developed in the Ministry of Economic Development, according to the results of 2018, the hryvnia exchange rate is expected to decrease from 28.1 UAH / USD. up to 28.5 UAH / USD. (plus or minus 1 UAH), followed by a weakening to 29.4 UAH / USD. (plus or minus 2 UAH) at the end of 2019. According to the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, the hryvnia devalues to 30.7 UAH / USD. (plus or minus 2 UAH) by the end of 2021.
- In 2015, the hryvnia was written off one and a half times, in 2016 – devalued by 12.9%, and in 2017 the national currency only weakened by 3%.
- The historic maximum of the official dollar rate – 30.01 UAH – was reached in February 2015. The record of the official exchange rate of the euro in Ukraine – 35.66 UAH – was made on January 26, 2018.
- According to the "Big Mac Index", dollar in Ukraine would cost 8.9 hryvnia.