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US$1 breaks new mark, now selling for J$130.02

Published:Thursday | May 11, 2017 | 5:24 AM

The American currency has now broken the $130 mark for US$1.

The local currency opened trading this morning at $130.02 for the benchmark American dollar after the Jamaican dollar depreciated by $0.11 yesterday.

Meanwhile, the Canadian dollar was trading at $95.55.

The British pound sterling is now up by $0.12 trading at $167.53.