[4] Foreign currency translation

Exchange rates for the major currencies used by Linde were as follows:

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Principal exchange rates

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spot rate on balance sheet date

 

Average rate January to March

Exchange rate € 1 =

 

ISO code

 

31.03.2016

 

31.12.2015

 

2016

 

2015

Australia

 

AUD

 

1.48026

 

1.49183

 

1.53033

 

1.43218

China

 

CNY

 

7.32199

 

7.05243

 

7.22198

 

7.02109

South Africa

 

ZAR

 

16.88691

 

16.80825

 

17.48216

 

13.20785

UK

 

GBP

 

0.78946

 

0.73685

 

0.77092

 

0.74325

USA

 

USD

 

1.13240

 

1.08605

 

1.10389

 

1.12574