Market exchange rates in China — April 8
BEIJING, April 8 (Xinhua) — The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, against 12 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System:
Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan
U.S. dollar 100 647.33
Euro 100 736.19
Japanese yen 100 5.9703
Hong Kong dollar 100 83.424
British pound 100 910.20
Australian dollar 100 486.40
New Zealand dollar 100 439.23
Singapore dollar 100 478.38
Swiss franc 100 676.94
Canadian dollar 100 492.64
Malaysian ringgit 60.431 100
Ruble 1,051.48 100
The central parity rate of the yuan against the U.S. dollar is based on a weighted average of prices offered by market makers before the opening of the interbank market each business day.
The central parity rates of the yuan against the Hong Kong dollar and the Canadian dollar are based on the central parity rate of the yuan against the U.S. dollar and the exchange rates of the four currencies against the U.S. dollar at 9 a.m. in international foreign exchange markets on the same business day.
The central parity rates of the yuan against the euro, British pound, Japanese yen, Australian dollar, Singapore dollar, New Zealand dollar, Malaysian ringgit and ruble are based on the average prices offered by market makers before the opening of the interbank foreign exchange market.