$1 currently costs less than SRD 8
The exchange rate for the American dollar has reportedly dropped below SRD 8. Reports indicate that the price for one US dollar dropped below SRD 8 several days ago. The drop started during last weekend. Reports indicate that local exchange offices or cambios sold one US dollar for SRD 7.95 and bought each dollar for SRD 7.60. Last week each dollar could be bought at the cambios for SRD 8.25 and sold to them for SRD 8.
The exchange rate of the Euro is also dropping. One Euro reportedly could be bought for SRD 8.90 and sold to cambios for SRD 8.50. About a week ago the price of the Euro fluctuated above SRD 9. Cambio owners assured that they would sell foreign currency to clients as long as they have enough in stock.