Current USD-INR mid-market exchange rate

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Exchange rate
72.2850 
(+0.04%

Exchange rate
72.1975 
(-0.08%

Exchange rate
71.5900 
(-0.92%

Exchange rate
71.5791 
(-0.94%

Exchange rate
71.5791 
(-0.94%

Exchange rate
70.9500 
(-1.81%

Exchange rate
70.9300 
(-1.84%

Exchange rate
70.8486 
(-1.95%


Today's USD-INR commentary

The USD-INR exchange rate is currently close to its maximal value of the last 2-week period. The highest value during this timeframe was USD 1 = INR 72.646, reached yesterday at 1:56 PM. The high value of the USD-INR exchange rate differs considerably from the much lower level (USD 1 = INR 69.5925) recorded on November 29, when sending 4,000 USD for example only gave you 278,370.07 INR (the same amount gives you 288,916.23 INR with the current rate).


USD Profile

Name: United States dollar

Symbol: $

Minor Unit: 1/100 Cent

Central Bank: Federal Reserve Bank

Country(ies): United States, American Samoa

Rank in the most traded currencies: #1

INR Profile

Name: Indian rupee

Symbol:

Minor Unit: 1/100 paisa

Central Bank: Reserve Bank of India

Country(ies): Bhutan, India, Nepal

Rank in the most traded currencies: #17




Key facts about USD-INR

The US Dollar is the most traded currency in the world, and Indian rupees are also among the 10 largest currencies in the world. Every day, around 2 billion USD are traded between the two currencies on the Forex Exchange Market.

The Dollar is of course the official currency of the United States, but is also used as official currency in 23 other countries. The US Central Bank, the Federal Reserve Bank (also called "The Fed"), is the official issuer of the US Dollar, while in India, the Reserve Bank of India has this responsibility. The rupees, also called Taaka or Rupayya, are also used in Bhutan and Nepal.

The two currencies have a very different inflation rate, as the Indian Rupee has a high inflation index at 4.90%, while the USD, a very stable currency which exist since 1792, is only at 0.10%.

In India, the frequently used coins include ₹1, ₹2, ₹5, ₹10 and the frequently used banknotes include ₹5, ₹10, ₹20, ₹50, ₹100, ₹500, ₹1000.