Sri Lankan Rupee

The Sri Lankan Rupee decreased to 130.61 in April from 130.70 in March of 2014. Sri Lankan Rupee averaged 111.95 from 2003 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 133.93 in July of 2012 and a record low of 95.60 in December of 2003. The USDLKR spot exchange rate specifies how much one currency, the USD, is currently worth in terms of the other, the LKR. While the USDLKR spot exchange rate is quoted and exchanged in the same day, the USDLKR forward rate is quoted today but for delivery and payment on a specific future date. This page provides - Sri Lankan Rupee - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-20

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
130.61 130.70 133.93 95.60 130.43 | 2014/05 2003 - 2014 Daily

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Currency 130.61 2014-04-19 130.70 133.93 95.60 130.43 2014-05-31 [+]
Stock Market 6180.76 2014-04-18 5968.31 7811.82 4258.80 6030.49 2014-05-31 Index points [+]
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