Kyrgyz Som fell compared to the dollar, but strengthened if compared with the currencies of EAEU partners
The official dollar-som exchange rate for April 17 is 80.0071 KGS per USD, an increase of 0.4% compared to April 16. Such data is provided by the National Bank.
Meanwhile, in commercial banks, the value of American currency is approaching the mark of 81 soms, sold in the context to 80.8 soms. According to the Kyrgyz Stock Exchange, a dollar costs 80 soms and a euro costs 87.1 soms.
It is worth recalling that on April 9, the official dollar exchange rate fell 8.33%. The cost of a unit of American currency as 77.8 soms. However, as early as April 10, rate began to grow again. To date, it has added 3.53% in price.
At the same time, the some strengthened against the ruble by 0.93%,, against the tenge – by 0.11%.
The dollar also rose against the ruble. According to the Central Bank of Russia, the dollar costs 74.7 rubles, and the euro – 81.3 rubles. At Moscow Exchange, the dollar is trading at 74.1 rubles, and the euro at 80. Ruble
In its turn, the price of WTI crude oil fell below $20 per barrel, and the price of a barrel of Brent crude oil is $28.2.