The blue dollar starts this monday january 24 at $216 to buy now $219 for sale in the city of Buenos Aires. Last Friday’s rise of five pesos was the biggest daily jump since November 10, when the price rose $5.50 in 24 hours.
So write a new historical record, after the maximum reached on the day of last Thursday.
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In consecuense, the gap with the wholesaler, which was negotiated at $104.34, it is at 109.90%.
The price of the blue dollar in the last 30 days
The blue dollar accumulate a rise of $11 or 5.3% so far in 2022. In December it increased $6.50 throughout the month.
In November, the informal exchange rate had gained $5 or 2%, almost double what the wholesaler rose in the same period. The parallel touched the then record of $207 in the days prior to the legislative elections on November 14.
The price of the dollar in the last year 2021
Along the 2021, added $42 or 25.3%, well below estimated inflation for the same period, which is estimated at 50%.
After the reinforcement of the exchange rate, in October 2020, the blue dollar deflated during the first quarter of 2021. It had started the year at $165, but at the beginning of April it touched the floor of $139.
It had a slight rebound and on April 28 the parallel price reached $162. During the following weeks, the blue dollar remained below that value, until June 24, when it broke the $170 barrier again.
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At the end of July, it broke through another psychological barrier, that of $180. Except for brief intervals, the rest of the year remained above these levels.