Latest US Dollar To Naira Black Market Rates Today, August 5, 2022

Latest Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate

Checkout US Dollar to Naira Black Market Selling and Buying Exchange Rates For Today Friday, 5 August 2022 On Brand Spur Nigeria.

First of, the parallel market which is popular known as black market exchange rate has been experiencing price fluctuation.

According to some reports and dealers, the fluctuation in the dollar to naira exchange rate in the parallel market is primarily dependent how much or less customers patronizes the dollar dealers.

Some dealers at the early hours of today which is 5th August 2022 reported a bit fluctuation in the market as the price per dollar to naira keeps going up and down.

How Much is Dollar to Naira and the official Exchange Rate today, 5th August 2022?

Please keep in mind that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) does not recognize the parallel market (black market) and has recommended individuals interested in Forex contact their respective banks before proceeding.

The parallel exchange rate (black market rate) is always different from the CBN rate. The exchange rate between the US dollar and the Nigerian Naira significantly impacts the Nigerian economy.

As the Naira falls in value, inflation takes over the economy, which usually impacts the inhabitants. The Central Bank has stated that the Nigerian economy needs a significant turnaround and has asked Nigerians to work toward this goal, such as increasing exports.

The black market rate for dollars is frequently higher than the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The CBN Exchange rate is the rate at which you can purchase or sell dollars for Naira on the CBN dollar-to-naira website,

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The dollar to naira bank rate is the rate you use when you buy something from a foreign website with your Naira MasterCard or Debit card from a Nigerian bank. These rates are almost always cheaper than those available on the black/parallel market.

Dollar to Naira Black Market Rate Today, 5th August 2022

Dollar to Naira (USD to NGN) Black Market Exchange Rate Today
Selling Rate 635
Buying Rate 630

Factors Influencing Foreign Exchange Rates

Here are some of the causes of the dwindling dollar to naira exchange rate.

Inflation Rates: It is well known that inflation directly impacts black market exchange rates. If the Nigerian economy can be stabilized and inflation is brought under control, the naira will benefit; however, if the naira continues to fall, it may indicate that food and other necessities are becoming more expensive daily.

Interest Rates: Another tool to keep an eye on is interest rates. If the interest rate at which banks lend money rises, it would harm the economy, causing it to contract and, as a result, the value of the naira to fall.

Government Debt: National debt can impact investor confidence and, as a result, the influx of funds into the economy. If inflows are high, the naira exchange rate will rise in favour of the naira.

Speculators: Speculators frequently impact the naira-to-dollar exchange rate. They stockpile money in anticipation of a gain, causing the naira to plummet even lower.

Conditions of Trade: Favorable trade terms will increase the value of the naira to the dollar, although Nigeria is currently experiencing a trade deficit. Everything comes from China, India, and the majority of Asian countries.