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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.


USD to CDF interbank exchange rate = 1645.2936

Right now the USD/CDF interbank exchange rate is 1645.2936. It’s also called the mid-market rate or just the mid-rate and is the rate that banks use when trading large amounts of foreign currencies with one another.

It's the reference rate we use to calculate how much you are being charged to convert Congolese Franc to United States Dollar.

This USD/CDF Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Congolese Franc amounts at the market mid-rate. You can also enter your own rates to find out the percentage difference to the latest market rates you are being charged.

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United States Dollar

Congolese Franc

1 USD 1,645.29 CDF
5 USD 8,226.47 CDF
10 USD 16,452.94 CDF
20 USD 32,905.87 CDF
50 USD 82,264.68 CDF
100 USD 164,529.36 CDF
250 USD 411,323.40 CDF
500 USD 822,646.80 CDF
1,000 USD 1,645,293.60 CDF
2,000 USD 3,290,587.20 CDF
5,000 USD 8,226,468.00 CDF
10,000 USD 16,452,936.00 CDF
50,000 USD 82,264,680.00 CDF
100,000 USD 164,529,360.00 CDF
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United States Dollar

Congolese Franc

0.0006 USD 1 CDF
0.0030 USD 5 CDF
0.0061 USD 10 CDF
0.0122 USD 20 CDF
0.0304 USD 50 CDF
0.0608 USD 100 CDF
0.1520 USD 250 CDF
0.3040 USD 500 CDF
0.6080 USD 1,000 CDF
1.2160 USD 2,000 CDF
3.0400 USD 5,000 CDF
6.0800 USD 10,000 CDF
30.40 USD 50,000 CDF
60.80 USD 100,000 CDF
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United States Dollar to Congolese Franc (USD-CDF) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/CDF exchange rate over the last 10 years. The percentage change is the difference from the date shown to present. This lets you decide if the current rate is in your favour. You can also view our various charts of USD versus other currencies : USD historical charts.

DateExchange RatePeriodChange
22 Apr 20191633.5000Latest
15 Apr 20191639.15211 Week-0.34%
23 Mar 20191643.83071 Month-0.63%
24 Oct 20181610.00006 Months+1.46%
22 Apr 20181614.66151 Year+1.17%
22 Apr 20171389.15692 Years+17.59%
23 Apr 2014923.05135 Years+76.97%
24 Apr 2009686.263910 Years+138.03%

Why can't I just get the USD/CDF market rate I see on Google or in the Media?

The USD/CDF mid-rate is the rate you will see Quoted on Google 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 USD / CDF 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.

The closer your final exchange rate is to the market USD/CDF midrate the better deal you are getting.

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

The three things you need in order to get a good USD to CDF exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/CDF market mid-rate. The closer your final exchange rate is to this real market rate the better deal you are getting. You should also judge how the current rate compares to the historic rate over the past 10 years.
  2. Compare your Bank's transaction costs to several licensed FX providers, remember to compare the exchange rate margins as well as the various types of fees. We make that easy to do with our calculators for Foreign Transfers and Travel Money transactions.
  3. Review up-to-date Currency News and Forecasts for both the and currencies, if available.

Currency news and forecasts for United States Dollar and Congolese Franc

Whenever you are researching a particular exchange rate you are actually interested in two currencies as the value of a currency must always be quoted relative to a second currency.

So it follows that if you are determining the best time to transact, in this case the USD vs CDF, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Congolese Franc news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

In the third week of April the Dollar Index was rallying strongly towards the mid-97s, slightly below major resistance at 97.70, a break of which would be massively positive for the greenback. The index was up 1.7 percent year-to-date.

The dollar’s strength comes in spite of a dovish surprise in March from the Federal Reserve, which ditched two interest rate hikes from its 2019 projections. Fortunately for dollar holders, the rest of the world has problems and other important central banks also turned dovish, removing much of the incentive for selling USD.

Bloomberg research warned in April of potential for a large upcoming move in the US dollar, up or down. Over the past quarter-century, three prominent troughs in the JPMorgan Global FX Volatility Index were followed by dollar moves over 6-month periods worth 10-15 percent. The index was trading in mid-April at a 5-year low.

Congolese Franc (CDF) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Congolese Franc market updates.