Rupee Gains by 30 paise against Dollar to Rs. 74.30 w.e.f. 19 October 2018

[Notification No. 87/2018 - Customs (N.T.) dated 18 October 2018]

In exercise of the powers conferred by section 14 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), and in supersession of the notification of the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs No.85/2018-CUSTOMS (N.T.), dated 4th  October, 2018 except as respects things done or omitted to be done before such supersession, the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs hereby determines that the rate of exchange of conversion of each of the foreign currencies specified in column (2) of each of Schedule I and Schedule II annexed hereto, into Indian currency or vice versa, shall, with effect from 19th  October, 2018, be the rate mentioned against it in the corresponding entry in column (3) thereof, for the purpose of the said section, relating to imported and export goods.

SCHEDULE-I

Sl.No.

Foreign Currency

Rate of exchange of one unit of foreign currency equivalent to Indian rupees

(1)

(2)

(3)

 

 

(a)

(b)

 

 

(For Imported Goods)

(For Exported Goods)

1.

Australian Dollar

53.70

51.35

2.

Bahrain Dinar

201.20

188.70

3.

Canadian Dollar

57.70

55.75

4.

Chinese Yuan

10.75

10.45

5.

Danish Kroner

11.60

11.15

6.

EURO

86.35

83.30

7.

Hong Kong Dollar

9.55

9.20

8.

Kuwait Dinar

250.35

234.60

9.

New Zealand Dollar

49.60

47.35

10.

Norwegian Kroner

9.15

8.85

11.

Pound Sterling

98.45

95.10

12.

Qatari Riyal

20.85

19.55

13.

Saudi Arabian Riyal

20.20

18.95

14.

Singapore Dollar

54.35

52.50

15.

South African Rand

5. 35

5.00

16.

Swedish Kroner

8.40

8.10

17.

Swiss Franc

75.60

72.60

18.

UAE Dirham

20.65

19.35

19.

US Dollar

74.30

72.60

SCHEDULE-II

Sl.No.

Foreign Currency

Rate of exchange of 100 units of foreign currency equivalent to Indian rupees

(1)

(2)

(3)

 

 

(a)

(b)

 

 

(For Imported Goods)

(For Export Goods)

1.

Japanese Yen

66.60

64.15

[F.No. 468/01/2018-Cus.V]