Official exchange rate

The Bank of Albania operates under a free-floating exchange rate regime.

The value of the Albanian currency (lek) against foreign currencies is freely determined in the foreign exchange market. Exchange rate fluctuations reflect the free movement of goods and capital and the financial transactions of Albania with its trading partners.

Without prejudice to the free exchange rate regime, the Bank of Albania may carry out operations in the foreign exchange market in order to adjust the exchange rate to the level determined by key macroeconomic factors, avoid disruptions and increase or decrease the foreign currency reserve.

The Bank of Albania calculates and publishes the official exchange rate. This is a (single) forex rate reference, which may be used by those interested for trading, evaluation, comparison and statistical purposes.

Official exchange rate of main foreign currencies against the Albanian lek

Last update: 16.04.2021  12:23:38
Main Currency Albanian Lek per Foreign Currency Unit
US Dollar USD 102.86 +0.04
Euro EUR 123.11 -0.03
Great Britain Pound GBP 141.62 -0.26
Swiss Franc CHF 111.84 +0.32
Japanese Yen (100) JPY 94.52 -0.06
Australian Dollar AUD 79.65 -0.06
Canadian Dollars CAD 82.24 -0.11
Swedish Krona SEK 12.20 +0.04
Norwegian Krone NOK 12.28 0.00
Denmark Krone DKK 16.56 0.00
Special Drawing Rights SDR 146.95 +0.13
Gold(OZ 1) XAU 181859.97 +2,210.10
Silver(OZ 1) XAG 2670.13 +39.07
Chinese Yuan (onshore) CNY 15.77 +0.01
Chinese Yuan (offshore) CNH 15.76 0.00
Turkish Lira TRY 12.76 -0.03

Last update: 15.04.2021  12:13:41
Currency Albanian Lek per Foreign Currency Unit
Bulgarian Lev BGN 63.00 +0.01
Hungarian Forint HUF 34.33 +0.44
Russian Ruble RUB 133.84 -4.95
Croatian Kuna HRK 16.29 +0.01
Czech Koruna CZK 4.75 +0.04
Macedonian Denar MKD 2.00 0.00

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