Global Martini Prices
The dollar continues to be weak—but not uniformly—and its purchasing power varies widely around the world.
What a Martini Will Cost You in . . .
New York $15
Hong Kong $10
Mexico City $9
Buenos Aires $7
Cape Town $5
Percent Change in Value of Global Currencies Versus the Dollar
Source: J.P. Morgan Securities Ltd.
*The Chinese yuan has historically been pegged to the dollar, but analysts expect China to sever the link this year.
T+L Martini Index based on March 2005 average price of a house gin martini from a minimum of three luxury hotels in each city.