The Shiba Inu token (SHIB) has achieved a noteworthy feat after exceeding 3.7 million addresses.
In response to info supplied by Glassnode, the full variety of distinctive addresses which have ever appeared in a SHIB transaction has risen to about 3.74 million.
Information from CoinMarketCap painted a extra concise image, revealing that out of the three.74 million addresses, about 1.23 million contained tokens value lower than $1,000.
As compared, 98,200 addresses held tokens between $1,000 and $100,000. Per the information, lower than 2,000 addresses held tokens surpassing $100,000.
SHIB burn fee surges over 2,000%
In one other improvement, the meme coin’s burn fee shot up by a powerful 2,068.92% within the final day, resulting in the elimination of greater than 53.5 million tokens from circulation.
This spike in burning actions is a part of a broader initiative by the Shiba Inu group to introduce automated SHIB burns, initially publicized in a weblog publish in early December 2023.
In a now-deleted publish on X that was captured by a Shiba Inu-themed account @ShibBPP, Shibarium group member RagnarShib.eth hinted that the meme coin undertaking was able to incinerate as many as 9.25 trillion Shiba Inu tokens this month.
This substantial burn is anticipated to come back from the $1 million value of BONE reported by the group in late 2023, equating to 101,522,842,639 SHIB tokens.
Over 36 billion of those tokens have already been moved to non-recoverable blockchain addresses in 4 transactions, every carrying greater than 8.5 billion SHIB.
In mild of the current surge within the burn fee and transition in the direction of automated burns, Shiba Inu’s efforts to reinforce the utility of the token and tackle inflation considerations are evident.
SHIB value fails to get momentum
Nonetheless, regardless of the escalating variety of addresses and the numerous burn fee, SHIB’s value has continued to battle to realize traction.
The token is at the moment valued at $0.000009499, exhibiting a lower of 1.81% over the previous 24 hours and a 9.7% decline over the week. SHIB costs didn’t fare any higher within the final month or fortnight, falling 5.3% and 12.7%, respectively.
Information from Santiment has additionally revealed a gradual lower in SHIB’s alternate provide over the previous 30 days, indicating an rising propensity amongst traders to gather and retain SHIB.