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The net demand for currency by economic entities was covered by the net supply by individuals 101% in May 2017 against 116.3% in April 2017


The net supply of foreign currency by individuals increased by $36.6 million (+26.6%) to $174.3 million. The net demand for FX by economic agents increased even more, by $54.2 million, (+45,8%) to $172.6 million.

Under these circumstances, the average MDL/USD exchange rate strengthened 3.5% month-on-month from 19.3527 до 18.6677. According to NBM, such a rate is consistent with the upward trend, which has been keeping since the last week of April.

Within two weeks, the FX surplus reached to USD 29 million, of which USD 10 million was bought by NBM. By the late May, NBM has bought USD 36 million from the FX market, which has created prerequisites for slowing down the strengthening of the national currency. In the reporting period, the biggest share in the FX net supply was as before attributable to EUR (67.6%), which was followed by the USD (190.7%0 and RUB (11%).



 BNM 17.11.2018

1 MDL - 1 leu
1 EUR - 19.3137 lei
1 USD - 17.0729 lei
1 RUB - 0.2568 lei
1 RON - 4.1402 lei