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openexchangerates.org support for django-prices

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openexchangerates.org support for django-prices

from prices import Money
from django_prices_openexchangerates import exchange_currency

converted_price = exchange_currency(Money(10, currency='USD'), 'EUR')
print(converted_price)
# Money('8.84040', currency='EUR')

It will also create additional steps if it cannot convert directly:

from prices import Money
from django_prices_openexchangerates import exchange_currency

converted_price = exchange_currency(Money(10, currency='GBP'), 'EUR')
print(converted_price)
# Money('13.31313588062401085236264978', currency='EUR')

The exchange_currency supports Money, TaxedMoney, MoneyRange and TaxedMoneyRange.

Template filters can be used with django-prices to convert currency, round amounts and display localized amounts in templates:

{% load prices_i18n %}
{% load prices_multicurrency %}

<p>Price: {{ foo.price.gross|in_currency:'USD'|amount }} ({{ foo.price.net|in_currency:'USD'|amount }} + {{ foo.price.tax|in_currency:'USD'|amount }} tax)</p>

Installation

First install the package:

pip install django-prices-openexchangerates

Then add 'django_prices_openexchangerates' to your INSTALLED_APPS.

Set following settings in your project's settings:

  • OPENEXCHANGERATES_API_KEY

  • OPENEXCHANGERATES_BASE_CURRENCY (defaults to 'USD', only premium accounts support other bases)

Use your admin console to create ConversionRate objects for each currency that you want to support.

Updating exchange rates

Fetch current rates from API with ./manage.py update_exchange_rates

Schedule this task in cron job or in celery, to be always up to date with exchange rates

You can use --all flag in above command, to create exchange rates automatically for all available currencies.

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