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(Revised from original 2006 version)
China: To Float or Not To Float? (B) - Timeline of Changes Relevant to the Chinese Renminbi
On July 21, 2005 China revalued its decade-long quasi-fixed exchange rate of approximately 8.28 yuan per U.S. dollar by 2.1 % to 8.11% and, at the same time, introduced a more market-based exchange rate system. Many analysts and economists were disappointed with what they considered too small a change and called for more flexibility in the U.S. dollar yuan exchange rate. Provides a timeline of further changes relevant to the Chinese renminbi.
Currency Exchange Rate;