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4/30/2021 5:00 PM
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Performance of Rupiah Stability Indicators (30th April 2021)

 
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No. 23/114/DKom

Monitoring economic conditions in Indonesia, particularly in terms of the Covid-19 impact, Bank Indonesia regularly publishes rupiah stability indicators, including the exchange rate and inflation, as follows:

A.    Exchange Rate Developments 26-30th April 2021

End of Thursday, 29th April 2021

  1. The rupiah closed at a (bid) level of Rp14,445 per US dollar.
  2. Benchmark 10-year SBN yield increased to a level of 6.46%.
  3. DXY1 weakened to a level of 90.61.
  4. 10-year US Treasury (UST) Note2 yield increased to a level of 1.609%.

Friday Morning, 30th April 2021

  1. The rupiah opened at a (bid) level of Rp14,400 per US dollar.
  2. Benchmark 10-year SBN yield remained stable at 6.46%.

Foreign Capital Flows (Fifth Week of April 2021)

  1. Indonesia 5-year credit default swap (CDS) premium decreased to 76.00bps on 29th April 2021 compared with 77.39bps on 23rd April 2021.
  2. Based on transaction data from 26-29th April 2021, non-resident investors booked a net buy totalling Rp5.10 trillion in the domestic financial markets, with a net buy in the SBN market of Rp5.86 trillion and a net sell recorded in the stock market of Rp0.76 trillion.
  3. Based on settlement data in 2021 (ytd), non-resident investors have booked a net sell totalling Rp2.85 trillion in the domestic financial markets.

B.    Inflation Remains Low and Under Control

  1. Based on the latest Price Monitoring Survey in the fifth week of April 2021, monthly inflation in April 2021 is predicted at 0.18% (mtm). Therefore, inflation in April 2021 for the calendar year is estimated at 0.63% (ytd) and 1.47% (yoy) annually.
  2. The main inflation contributors in the reporting period were purebred chicken meat, oranges, cooking oil, beef and gold jewellery. In contrast, bird's eye chilies, shallots, water spinach, spinach, rice and tomatoes experienced deflationary pressures.

 

Bank Indonesia will continue to strengthen coordination with the Government and other relevant authorities in order to carefully monitor Covid-19 transmission dynamics and the economic impact over time, while taking the coordinated policy measures required to maintain macroeconomic and financial system stability as well as support solid and resilient national economic growth.

 

Jakarta, 30th April 2021
Head of Communication Department
Erwin Haryono
Executive Director
Information about Bank Indonesia

Tel. 021-131, Email: bicara@bi.go.id

 

 

 

1 DXY or the US Dollar Index is an index of the value of the United States dollar relative to a basket of six foreign currencies, namely EUR, JPY, GBP, CAD, SEK and CHF.

2 United States Treasury Notes are government debt instruments issued by the United States Department of the Treasury with tenors of 1-10 years.

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