Within this framework, the parallel accumulated a rise of $ 4.50 over the previous week, the most important since the end of October.
It should be remembered that in the first fortnight of December the blue dollar had fallen to $ 195.50 (December 13), conditioned by a greater demand for pesos, something common at this time of year, before the payment of the Christmas bonus, plus the need of cash before the festive dates of Christmas and New Years.
In the accumulated of the whole month, the blue registers an ascent of $ 2 (1%). It should be remembered that in November it had shown a rise of $ 4 (+ 2%), after climbing $ 11.50 (+ 6.2%) in October.
In addition, in the accumulated of 2021 the parallel dollar shows an appreciation of $ 37.50 (below 23%), well behind the accumulated inflation of 2021, above 45%.
After hitting a low of $ 139 in early April 2021, the parallel dollar increased $ 9 (+ 6.4%) in the fourth month of the year, $ 7 (+ 4.7%) in May, $ 11 (+ 7%) in June, and $ 12.50 (+ 7.4%) in July. In August, meanwhile, it posted its lowest rise since March, climbing just $ 1 (+ 0.6%), and then going up $ 4.50 in September (+ 2.5%).
Price of the saving or tourist dollar, today December 28
The savings dollar or solidarity dollar -which includes 30% of the COUNTRY tax, and 35% on account of the Income Tax- rises 23 cents to $ 178.