Therefore, the gap with the wholesale exchange rate, which is regulated by the Central Bank (BCRA), it fell further, to 95.2%, the new low since October.
Thus, so far in December, the informal dollar registers a decline of $ 3.50.
It should be remembered that in November the parallel dollar showed a rise of $ 4 (+ 2%), after climbing $ 11.50 (+ 6.2%) in October.
In addition, so far in 2021 the blue dollar accumulates an appreciation of $ 32 (less than 20%), well below the accumulated inflation of 2021, above 43%.
After hitting a low of $ 139 in early April, the parallel dollar increased $ 9 in April (6.4%), $ 7 (4.7%) in May, $ 11 (7%) in June, and $ 12.50 (+ 7.4%) in July. In August, it registered its smallest increase since March, climbing just $ 1 (+ 0.6%), and then going up $ 4.50 in September (+ 2.5%).
Price of the savings or tourist dollar, today December 9
For his part, tourist dollar, also known as savings or solidarity, increased 38 cents to $ 176.35. This value arises from adding 30% of the PAIS tax to the price of the US currency, and to this amount is added a surcharge of 35% in advance to the payment of income tax.