USD to TWD mid-rate = 30.8353
Right now the USD/TWD market mid-rate is 30.8353 and represents ideally how many New Taiwan Dollar you can get for one United States Dollar.
You can calculate equivalent United States Dollar to New Taiwan Dollar currency amounts (at mid-rate) below. Then select the transaction type to compare the best exchange rates available for USD to TWD transfers or buying TWD travel money.
USD / TWD Converter
United States Dollar
New Taiwan Dollar
|1 USD||30.84 TWD|
|5 USD||154.18 TWD|
|10 USD||308.35 TWD|
|20 USD||616.71 TWD|
|50 USD||1,541.77 TWD|
|100 USD||3,083.53 TWD|
|250 USD||7,708.83 TWD|
|500 USD||15,417.65 TWD|
|1,000 USD||30,835.30 TWD|
|2,000 USD||61,670.60 TWD|
|5,000 USD||154,176.50 TWD|
|10,000 USD||308,353.00 TWD|
|50,000 USD||1,541,765.00 TWD|
|100,000 USD||3,083,530.00 TWD|
United States Dollar
New Taiwan Dollar
|0.0324 USD||1 TWD|
|0.1622 USD||5 TWD|
|0.3243 USD||10 TWD|
|0.6486 USD||20 TWD|
|1.6215 USD||50 TWD|
|3.2430 USD||100 TWD|
|8.1075 USD||250 TWD|
|16.22 USD||500 TWD|
|32.43 USD||1,000 TWD|
|64.86 USD||2,000 TWD|
|162.15 USD||5,000 TWD|
|324.30 USD||10,000 TWD|
|1,621.50 USD||50,000 TWD|
|3,243.00 USD||100,000 TWD|
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United States Dollar to New Taiwan Dollar (USD-TWD) - 10 Year History
The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/TWD 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.
|16 Dec 2018||30.8560||Latest|
|09 Dec 2018||30.9349||1 Week||-0.26%|
|16 Nov 2018||30.7870||1 Month||+0.22%|
|19 Jun 2018||30.1890||6 Months||+2.21%|
|16 Dec 2017||29.9870||1 Year||+2.9%|
|16 Dec 2016||31.9513||2 Years||-3.43%|
|17 Dec 2013||29.6557||5 Years||+4.05%|
|18 Dec 2008||32.4585||10 Years||-4.94%|
Best Rates for USD/TWD Transfers and Travel Money
The total transaction cost you will be charged is the margin from the mid-rate offered by your foreign exchange provider plus any fixed or percentage fees. These margins and fees will vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions.
Why can't I just get the USD/TWD market rate I see on Google or in the Media?
The USD/TWD 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 / TWD 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/TWD midrate the better deal you are getting.
The three things you need in order to get a good USD to TWD exchange rate
- Know the latest USD/TWD 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.
- Compare your Bank's transaction costs
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.
- Review up-to-date Currency News and Forecasts for both the and currencies, if available.
Currency news and forecasts for United States Dollar and New Taiwan Dollar
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 TWD, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and New Taiwan Dollar news and forecasts.
United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts
14-December-18: Against a basket of currencies, the US dollar struck an 18-month high in mid-December after negative political and economic developments weighed on rest-of-the-world currencies. At the time of writing, the dollar was showing trade-weighted appreciation of 6 percent for 2018 and was on course to gain in 10 of the year’s 12 months.
The dollar had strengthened to levels near $1.13 against the euro, which suffered due to disappointing eurozone economic data and Brexit-related uncertainties.
Brexit allowed the dollar to gain handsomely against the pound in 2018. On December-11, GBP/USD traded below 1.25 for the first time since early 2017.
The economic slowdown in China has also helped the dollar by creating safe haven flows into the US. The dollar has yet to reach the magic 7-yuan level but remains close to it, at levels near 6.9.
For 2019, JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley are both bearish the greenback. The banks remain skeptical over future Fed interest rate hikes and point to a possible US economic downturn in the second half of the year.
Scotiabank is forecasting EUR/USD at $1.30 by 2019 year-end, indicating a potential 13 percent decline in the dollar’s buying power.
New Taiwan Dollar (TWD) - Market news and forecasts
Towards the end of October, against the US dollar, the Taiwan dollar was sitting on a year-to-date loss of 4.2 percent, at 31.0 per USD, near to 20-month lows. It was 1.4 percent higher on the year versus the euro, at 35.16 per EUR.
US-China trade tensions have prompted foreign investors to dump Taiwanese stocks, especially those providing supply-chain products, and this capital outflow has weighed on TWD.
The Taiwanese central bank can do little to support the currency with inflation at just 1.7 percent (year to October) and with marginal improvements in inflation mostly the result of volatile energy prices.
In October, ING forecast USD/TWD at 31.0 at year-end. Although this represents no change on rates at the time of writing, for ING it represents a big downward revision in TWD expectations.