The national Bank called “guilty” in the fall of the hryvnia and made a forecast on the situation on the currency market
Lightning strengthening of the hryvnia in the coming days will not. The situation on the currency market stabiliziruemost in a few weeks, maybe months. And “guilty” in the fall of the hryvnia – farmers, because they – the traditional “dead” season, when not received considerable foreign exchange from export.
Over the past three months the US dollar in the official exchange rate of the national Bank rose by two hryvnia – to almost UAH 29. However, in the NBU problems on the currency market do not see. This was said during a briefing Deputy Chairman of the national Bank Oleg Churiy, reports “Economic truth”.
“We don’t see any problems on the currency market. We have a fairly high reserves and we are constantly present on the market. Since the beginning of the month we sold about $ 160 million (through intervention by the method of inquiry best course). We sell really not very large amounts – about 15-20 million dollars a day. The large bias we do not see”, – assured Cure.
The current depreciation of the hryvnia, he called seasonal factors and the situation on the currency market will change in the coming weeks-months.
“We have 50% of foreign currency revenues comes from farmers. They are now off-season, some companies only returned from vacation last week. They are now restricted to export operations. In the near future, maybe a few weeks, months high, the situation must change. Most of the funds from the farmers is or currency, or commodity. And to sow crops, they need large volumes of hryvnia,” – said Cure.
Recall that in the budget for 2017 laid down the dollar to 27.2 UAH. In the state budget for the 2018 laid a course to 29.3 UAH per dollar.
The government announced such currency forecasts: the exchange rate of the hryvnia (average per year) in 2018 will amount to 29.3 UAH per dollar, in 2019 – 30.5 UAH per dollar in 2020 – 31 UAH per dollar.
The historical record against the dollar, the hryvnia has installed nearly three years ago – February 26, 2015 in NBU official exchange United States dollar amounted to 30.01 UAH. Euro its highest level reached 22 January 2018 – 35,34 UAH.
- National Bank
- the hryvnia
- exchange rates
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