USD TRY (US Dollar / Turkish Lira)
The US Dollar vs. the new Turkish Lira. A new version of the Turkish Lira was established in 2005 after the value of the old Lira fell to drastically low levels. The Turkish economy relies on the foreign cash looking for short term profits making the Lira subject to severe depreciation. Political conditions and EU economic issues have delayed Turkey's effort to join the Euro-Zone.