The blue dollar It is trading today, April 16, at $ 138.00 to buy and $ 143.00 to sell. This price positions it 36.88 percent above the official value, which is around $ 92.19 and 98.47, as reported by the National Bank. This value reflects that the US currency is trading on the same terms as the previous day.
In the last five business days, the blue dollar
maintains an upward trend, with a rise of 2.12 percent in relation to the value shown at the beginning of this period: $ 135.00 for the purchase and $ 140.00 for the sale.
When analyzing the performance of the currency throughout the year, it can be seen that the price of the blue dollar has fallen by 14.89 percent, compared to the first days of the year when it was offered at $ 166.00.
Price of the savings or tourist dollar, today April 16
For his part, tourist dollar, also known as savings or solidarity, is trading at $ 172.81. This value arises from adding 30% of the PAIS tax to the price of the US currency, and to that amount is added a surcharge of 35% in advance to the payment of income tax.