The dollar price today, Tuesday, May 17, 2022, is located at 3.7919 soles, according to the Bloomberg portal. Likewise, in the parallel market, the North American currency is quoted at S/ 3,770 for the purchase and S/ 3,810 for the sale.
In the previous session, that of Monday, May 16, the price of the dollar closed the day lower and stood at S/ 3,773. In this way, it fell 0.40% compared to the closing of the day before when it reached S / 3.7880, according to the Central Reserve Bank of Peru.
At the national level, the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP) revealed that the fiscal deficit accumulated in the last twelve months continued to decrease and stood at 1.0% of GDP in April 2022, lower by 1.5 percentage points compared to December 2021.
In the international economy, the total cut off of the Russian gas supply would sink economic growth in the eurozone to almost zero and trigger inflation above 9%, according to the most negative scenario of the new macroeconomic forecasts that the European Commission ( CE) published last Monday.