Today we saw black market rates climb for the first time this week. This follows a lacklustre performance on the black market as most buyers are now wary of the vengeful government which has shown that it will do anything to stop the rate from climbing too fast.

The rates today

USD / ZWL$ zimrates.com17.9
USD / ZWL$ zwl365.com18.1
USD / ZWL$ bluemari.info17
USD / BOND zimrates.com11.6

The OMIR says spooked

Despite being cudgelled by the government a while back the OMIR has remained high too. Nothing says spooked than the OMIR. It shows how far the black market can climb as prices have remained high in shops.