price of dollar in Peru Today, Friday, February 18. The greenback closed the day on Thursday, February 17, at S/ 3.7270, according to the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP). In addition, according to the Bloomberg portal, the currency is located with a value of S / 3.7277.
It was during the second week of February that the exchange rate was located, for the first time in the government of Pedro Castillo, below the barrier of S/ 3.80, and could continue to decline, according to forecasts by the Central Bank of Reserve of Peru (BCRP). Adrián Armas, central manager of BCRP Economic Studies, explained that this is because the country has a favorable context, which is reflected in the high prices of the products we export and this makes the Peruvian sol stronger; however, this was not evidenced before due to uncertainty due to the COVID-19.
Live: Price of the dollar in Peru today, February 18
Price of the dollar today, according to the parallel market and Sunat
The price of the dollar according to Sunat is positioned at 3,747 soles for purchase and 3,750 soles for sale. Likewise, in the parallel market it is quoted at 3,710 soles for the purchase and at 3,760 for the sale.
Price of the dollar today, according to Bloomberg
The dollar starts today at 3.7277 soles, a figure lower than its closing price on February 17: 3.7480 soles.
Meanwhile, the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP) reported that exports represented 28.1% of GDP in 2021, the highest level recorded since 1950. It also used its official Twitter account to indicate that in 2021, terms of trade grew 11.8% annually, favored by the rise in export prices.