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The total cost you are charged by your foreign exchange provider consists of the margin from the mid-rate offered plus any fixed or percentage fees. These margins and fees vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions as shown below.


CNY to HKD interbank exchange rate = 1.1346

This calculator converts amounts at the latest HKD/CNY mid-rate or enter a rate to check the exchange rate you are being offered or already charged.


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Chinese Yuan

Hong Kong Dollar

1 CNY 1.1346 HKD
5 CNY 5.6730 HKD
10 CNY 11.35 HKD
20 CNY 22.69 HKD
50 CNY 56.73 HKD
100 CNY 113.46 HKD
250 CNY 283.65 HKD
500 CNY 567.30 HKD
1,000 CNY 1,134.60 HKD
2,000 CNY 2,269.20 HKD
5,000 CNY 5,673.00 HKD
10,000 CNY 11,346.00 HKD
50,000 CNY 56,730.00 HKD
100,000 CNY 113,460.00 HKD
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Chinese Yuan

Hong Kong Dollar

0.8813 CNY 1 HKD
4.4065 CNY 5 HKD
8.8130 CNY 10 HKD
17.63 CNY 20 HKD
44.07 CNY 50 HKD
88.13 CNY 100 HKD
220.33 CNY 250 HKD
440.65 CNY 500 HKD
881.30 CNY 1,000 HKD
1,762.60 CNY 2,000 HKD
4,406.50 CNY 5,000 HKD
8,813.00 CNY 10,000 HKD
44,065.00 CNY 50,000 HKD
88,130.00 CNY 100,000 HKD
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CNY/HKD - Historical Trends

This table shows historic rates and trends of Chinese Yuan to Hong Kong Dollar over periods upto 10 years.

1 Day1.150111 May 2019
1 Week1.164805 May 2019
1 Month1.169812 Apr 2019
6 Months1.125813 Nov 2018
1 Year1.239312 May 2018
5 Years1.247013 May 2014
10 Years1.135414 May 2009

You can use our CNY interactive charts to check CNYHKD historic trends.

CNY/HKD - 1 Year Trend

Outlook and forecasts for CNY and HKD

Whenever you are researching a particular exchange rate you are actually interested in two currencies as exchange rates are the ratio between two currencies.

So it follows that if you are determining the best time to transact, in this case the CNY vs HKD, you should pay attention to the forecasts and trends for both Chinese Yuan and Hong Kong Dollar:


Chinese Yuan (CNY) outlook

Increasingly, the yuan is being used as a barometer for progress made on US-China trade talks. For that reason, it fell sharply in the weeks leading up to this report (May-17).

Trade tensions were ramped up in May after President Trump announced higher tariffs on Chinese goods, after China retaliated with tariffs of its own, and then after Trump placed Huawei on the "entity list," thereby making it impossible for the tech giant to do business with US firms.

Between May-6 and May-17, the yuan weakened in the offshore market by 3 percent (a considerable amount for a government-controlled currency) to a 5-month low of 6.95 per USD. Onshore yuan, which is more easily controlled by the PBOC, reached towards 6.92.

All eyes now are on the 7.0 exchange rate. Will the PBOC allow the yuan beyond that? An RBC strategist believes that’s unlikely in the short term because a weaker yuan would create more friction between China and the US. Trump often alleges that China purposefully weakens its currency to gain a trade advantage.

“A rapid conclusion to the US–China trade deal and … complete rollback of tariffs ... would be an effective catalyst to drive RMB higher,” Citibank said.


Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) outlook

On balance, the Hong Kong dollar strengthened steadily in the February-April period. By recent standards, it was particularly strong against the euro at rates near HK$8.825. It was near the weaker boundary of its US dollar trading range, at HK$7.844. Against a basket of currencies, the US dollar was up 1.5 percent on the year by April-22, implying the same year-to-date gain for HKD.

HKD’s strength comes in spite of this year’s dovish turn by the US Federal Reserve, whose actions Hong Kong’s central bank must follow. The Fed has ditched two interest rate hikes from its 2019 projections, but fortunately for holders of HKD, the rest of the world has problems too and other important central banks have also turned dovish, removing much of the incentive for selling HKD.

Read the full article Hong Kong Dollar Forecasts.

Why can't I just get the CNY/HKD market rate I see online or in the media?

The CNY/HKD mid-rate is the rate you will see quoted online or the news, nobody except the largest banks and businesses can get exchange rates close to this mid-rate. It is actually just the theoretical half-way point (hence mid-rate) between the last rate at which the CNY / HKD was traded (bought or sold) in the international markets.

Getting a good market rate is mainly about timing however the transaction margin you end up being charged can be considerably reduced by around a few percent (of total amount being exchanged) for travel money and possibly over 5% to 6% when sending money. The exact potential savings depends on the currencies being exchanged and the amount you are transferring and if you are willing to shop around.

Our real-time foreign transfer and travel money/cards comparison calculators make shopping around easy and help you calculate how much you can save.

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