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Analytical Appendix

Author(s):
International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.
Published Date:
September 1969
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Principal Features of Member Countries' Exchange Systems 1

(as at date of country survey) 2

AfghanistanAlgeriaArgentinaAustraliaAustria6Belgium-LuxembourgBoliviaBotswanaBrazil7BurmaBurundiCameroon8CanadaCentral African Rep.9CeylonChad10ChileChina, Republic ofColombiaCongo (Brazzaville)11Congo, Dem. Rep. ofCosta RicaCyprusDahomey12DenmarkDominican RepublicEcuadorEl SalvadorEthiopiaFinlandFrance13Gabon14The GambiaGermany, Fed. Rep. of15Ghana16GreeceGuatemalaGuineaGuyanaHaitiHondurasHong KongIcelandIndiaIndonesia17IranIraq18IrelandIsrael19ItalyIvory Coast20JamaicaJapan*JordanKenya21
1. Article VIII statusxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx1
2. Article XIV statusxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx2
3. Agreed par value existsxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx3
4. Par value appliedxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx4
5. Unitary effective rate, not par value

(a) fixed rate
xxxxxxxxxxx5

(a)
(b) freely fluctuating rate(b)
(c) pegged ratexx(c)
6. Special rate(s) for some or all capital transactions and/or some or all invisiblesxxxxxxxxx6
7. Import rate(s) different from export rate(s)xxxxxxx7
8. More than one rate for importsxxxxxx8
9. More than one rate for exportsxxxxxx9
10. Restrictions exist on payments in respect of current transactions 3xx0xxxxxxxxxx0xx0xxxxx0xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx10
11. Restrictions exist on payments in respect of capital transactions 3xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx11
12. Prescription of currencyxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx12
13. Bilateral payments arrangements with membersxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx13
14. Bilateral payments arrangements with nonmembersxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx14
15. Import surchargesxxxxxxxxxxxxx15
16. Advance import depositsxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx16
17. Surrender of export proceeds requiredxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx17
18. Part of larger monetary area 4xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx18
19. Participates in regional economic cooperation5xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx19

Principal Features of Member Countries’ Exchange Systems 1

(as at date of country survey) 2

Korea22KuwaitLaosLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaMalagasy RepublicMalawiMalaysiaMali23MaltaMauritania24MauritiusMexico25MoroccoNepalNetherlands26Netherlands AntillesNew ZealandNicaraguaNiger27NigeriaNorwayPakistanPanamaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPortugalRwandaSaudi ArabiaSenegal28Sierra LeoneSingaporeSomalia29South AfricaSpainSudanSurinamSweden30Syrian Arab Rep.Tanzania31ThailandTogo32Trinidad & TobagoTunisiaTurkey33Uganda34United Arab Rep.United KingdomUnited States35Upper Volta36
1. Article VIII statusxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx1
2. Article XIV statusxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx2
3. Agreed par value existsxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx3
4. Par value appliedxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx4
5. Unitary effective rate, not par value

(a) fixed rate
xxxxxxxx5

(a)
(b) freely fluctuating ratexxx(b)
(c) pegged ratex(c)
6. Special rate(s) for some or all capital transactions and/or some or all invisiblesxxxxxxxx6
7. Import rate(s) different from export rate(s)xxxxx7
8. More than one rate for importsxxxx8
9. More than one rate for exportsxxx9
10. Restrictions exist on payments in respect of current transactions 3x0xxxx00xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx0xxxxx010
11. Restrictions exist on payments in respect of capital transactions 3xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx11
12. Prescription of currencyxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx12
13. Bilateral payments arrangements with membersxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx13
14. Bilateral payments arrangements with nonmembersxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx14
15. Import surchargesxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx15
16. Advance import depositsxxxxxxxx16
17. Surrender of export proceeds requiredxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx17
18. Part of larger monetary area 4xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx18
19. Participates in regional economic cooperation 5xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx19

Principal Features of Member Countries' Exchange Systems 1

(as at date of country survey) 2

UruguayVenezuelaViet-NamYugoslavia37Zambia38
1. Article VIII status
2. Article XIV statusxxxxx
3. Agreed par value existsxxxx
4. Par value appliedxx
5. Unitary effective rate, not par value

(a) fixed rate
(b) freely fluctuating rate
(c) pegged rate
6. Special rate(s) for some or all capital transactions and/or some or all invisiblesx
7. Import rate(s) different from export rate(s)xxx
8. More than one rate for importsxx
9. More than one rate for exportsxxx
10. Restrictions exist on payments in respect of current transactions 3xxxx
11. Restrictions exist on payments in respect of capital transactions 3xxxx
12. Prescription of currencyxxxx
13. Bilateral payments arrangements with membersxx
14. Bilateral payments arrangements with nonmembersxx
15. Import surchargesxx
16. Advance import depositsxx
17. Surrender of export proceeds requiredxxxx
18. Part of larger monetary area 4x
19. Participates in regional economic cooperation 5xx
Key and FootnotesX indicates that practice exists; —indicates that practice does not exist; and O indicates that position is undetermined.

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