The hryvnia exchange rate in the interbank currency market after strengthening on Tuesday on Wednesday became stronger for 25 kopeks to 7,80 UAH/USD.
According to dealers of commercial banks, at the beginning of the auction of the quotation hesitated within 8,00-8,15 UAH/USD, further decreased to 7,90-8,00 UAH/USD, and to closing decreased to 7,79-7,80 UAH/USD.
The majority of transactions, on estimates of participants of the market, were concluded at the level of 7,80 UAH/USD.
The national bank sold dollars under import contracts and for calculations for external obligations for a course 7,80 UAH/USD.
By estimates of dealers, the National Bank sold about 100 million dollars on Mezhbank.
Since the beginning of year the hryvnia exchange rate on Mezhbank became stronger for 1,9% with 7,95 UAH/USD.
As it was reported, for 2008 the hryvnia exchange rate on Mezhbank decreased by 57,4% with 5,05 UAH/USD to 7,95 UAH/USD.
For 2007 the hryvnia exchange rate on Mezhbank decreased by 0,099% with 5,0450 UAH/USD to 5,0500 UAH/USD.