Businessmen called the dollar over the next 12 months

NBU questioned 670 executives of enterprises from 22 regions, excluding the occupied part of Donetsk, Luhansk regions and Crimea. Photo: Herald Of Kremenchuka

Over the next 12 months the average dollar exchange rate will be UAH 28,46.

This forecast was made by the heads 670 of the companies in the survey conducted by the National Bank of Ukraine in the third quarter of 2017.

In the II quarter of businessmen called the average rate of the American currency – UAH 28,68.

21.1% of business leaders expect the dollar over the next 12 months exceeds UAH 27.

Consumer prices during this time will increase by 10%. The main factor called growth of production costs. Expand workforce planning heads of the enterprises of the processing industry, trade, transport and communication.

The Director of the Department of monetary policy and economic analysis Sergey Nikolaichuk, the TV channel “Espreso”, said that the NBU does not expect significant changes in the exchange rate in the coming months. Exporters have begun selling grown this year agricultural products, which should have a positive impact on the hryvnia.