• Annual meeting of the Board of Governors of Inter-American Development Bank

    Annual meeting of the Board of Governors of Inter-American Development Bank

    Written statement by the Governor for Suriname Read More...
  • Monetary measures per September 2013

    Monetary measures per September 2013

    In a press conference on Sunday 15 September, Governor Gillmore Hoefdraad explained: (a) the status of the economy, (b) the government’s proposed spending cuts, (c) the credit policy of the banks in... Read More...
  • Suriname: IMF 2013 Article IV Consultation: Preliminary Conclusions (July 2013)

    Suriname: IMF 2013 Article IV Consultation: Preliminary Conclusions (July 2013)

    The IMF team working on Suriname has just completed the visit for its annual consultation process. Read More...
  • Investment approach CBvS: Gold reserves and risk control

    Investment approach CBvS: Gold reserves and risk control

    Gold is part of Suriname’s international reserves. A respectable part of our national income is derived from gold stemming from our own extraction activities. Read More...




Events

The Central Bank of Suriname kicked off celebrations of the 2013 International Year of Statistics on November 8, 2013 with a get-together between the...

News

(Paramaribo, 10 June 2013) The Central Bank of Suriname has released its semi-annual report 2012 covering economic developments in the second half of...

Financial Education

To support the growth of the private sectors, mainly small and medium enterprises, the Central Bank invests in a train the trainer program. The program is...

Customs RatesApril 15th and until further notice

Currency Buying
USD 3.35
EUR 4.63
GBP 5.60
ANG 1.88
CHF 3.81
AWG 1.88
SEK 0.51
DKK 0.62
NOK 0.56
CAD 3.05
AUD 3.15
PER JPY 10.000 328.82
HKD 0.43
BBD 1.68
BSD 3.35
BZD 1.68
XCD 1.24
TTD 0.52
PER GYD 100 1.62
PER INR 100 5.57
BRL 1.51
CNY 0.54

Exchange RatesApril 22nd and until further notice

Currency Buying Selling
USD 3.250 3.350
EUR 4.489 4.652
GBP 5.424 5.641
ANG 1.807 1.884
AWG 1.807 1.884
BRL 1.424 1.495
TTD 0.493 0.519
BBD 1.609 1.675
XCD 1.189 1.240
PER 100 GYD 1.540 1.617

Gold CertificatesApril 22nd and until further notice

Coupon SRD
5 gram 1,369.15
10 gram 2,738.15
50 gram 13,690.90
100 gram 27,381.81
500 gram 136,909.33
1000 gram 273,818.52
Gold LME: 1,299.00

Inflation

      Average   End-of-period
2008     14.7   9.4
2009     -0.1   1.3
2010     6.9   10.3
2011     17.7   15.3
2012     5.0   4.3
2013      1.9    0.6
           
2014     Month-to-month   Year-to-year
Jan     1.3   2.9
Feb     0.3   2.9