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Business papers – Inland and foreign rates.

Post WWII hyperinflation period 1945-1946

Business papers are defined as any mail that contained printed, typed or handwritten material or documents as long as there was no indication of personal correspondence.

(ref. Morgan, rates in pengö)

Period

Start

date

up to 50 g

250 g

500 g

1000 g

1500 g

2000 g

Foreign

per 50 g

Foreign

minimum

1

01-05-1945

0.30

1.00

1.50

2.50

5.00

7.50

2

02-07-1945

3

5

7

10

3

16-09-1945

10

10

30

8

40

4

01-11-1945

60

120

200

50

(250)

5

16-11-1945

120

240

400

100

500

6

14-01-1946

600

120

2400

600

3000

7

01-02-1946

300

6000

3000

15000

8

05-03-1946

20 ep

30 ep

15 ep

80 ep

9*

06-03-1946

40 ep

60 ep

30 ep

160 ep

10

26-03-1946

60 ep

90 ep

45 ep

240 ep

11

01-04-1946

80 ep

120 ep

60 ep

320 ep

12

11-04-1946

160 ep

240 ep

120 ep

640 ep

13

23-04-1946

500 ep

750 ep

375 ep

2 mp

14

01-05-1946

2 mp

3 mp

1.5 mp

8 mp

15

10-05-1946

10 mp

15 mp

7.5 mp

40 mp

16

20-05-1946

40 mp

60 mp

30 mp

160 mp

17

27-05-1946

120 mp

180 mp

90 mp

480 mp

18

01-06-1946

400 mp

600 mp

300 mp

1.6 mdp

19

11-06-1946

4 mdp

6 mdp

3 mdp

16 mdp

20

17-06-1946

20 mdp

30 mdp

15 mdp

80 mdp

21

24-06-1946

400 mdp

600 mdp

300 mdp

1.6 bp

22

01-07-1946

40 bp

60 bp

30 bp

160 bp

23

04-07-1946

4,000 bp

3,000 bp

1,200 bp

8,000 bp

24

08-07-1946

100,000 bp

150,000 bp

75,000 bp

400,000 bp

25

12-07-1946

20 eap

30 eap

20 eap

80 eap

26

18-07-1946

100 eap

150 eap

100 eap

400 eap

27

24-07-1946

400 eap

600 eap

400 eap

1,600 eap

(__) original probably in error – corrected here by comparison with previous and next periods.


ep = ezer pengö (1000 Pengö); mp = milio pengö (1,000,000 pengö); mdp = milliard pengö (1000 milio = 109 pengö); bp = billio pengö (= 1000 miliárd pengö = 1012 pengö); eap = ezer adó pengö = 1000 tax pengö