The price of the dollar closed higher on Wednesday, August 24, and stood at S/ 3.8690. In this way, it advanced 0.16% compared to the close of Tuesday when it scored S / 3.8630, as reported by the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP).
The green ticket in the parallel market was trading at S/ 3,850 for the purchase and S/ 3.88 for the sale. For its part, in the banking market it was bought at S/ 3,844 and sold at S/ 3,896 at the Interbank windows.
This happens minutes before the President of the Republic, peter castle take the oath of three new ministers in the portfolios of Defense, Environment and Women.
At the international level, various experts point out that the price of cereals has “almost” returned to the “starting box”, six months after the start of the invasion of russia in Ukraine, which exponentially multiplied the cost of these basic products, contributing to a global food crisis, according to the AFP agency.
Wheat prices soared to around €440 a tonne on the European market in mid-May, twice as much as a summer earlier, while merchant traffic was virtually at a standstill in the Dead Sea. But in August they had fallen again to 330 euros.