Convert South Korean Won (KRW) to US Dollar (USD )
Exchange rates used for currency conversion updated on 22nd May 2015 ( 22/05/2015 )
Below you will find the latest exchange rate for exchanging South Korean Won (KRW) to US Dollar (USD) , a table containing most common conversions and a chart with the pair's evolution.
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The Republic of South Korea has as its official currency the South Korean won. Each won can be subdivided into 100 jeon. There are no jeon in current circulation, in this day it is strictly used as an accounting measurement.
The Central Bank of Korea issues the KRW in banknote denominations of 1000, 5000, 10,000, and 50,000 won and mints coins in denominations of and 10, 50, 100, and 500 won. In accounting a won is symbolized using the "₩ " sign.
About US Dollar (USD)
The privately owned and government sanctioned United States Federal Reserve Bank manages the monetary policy for the United States dollar (USD). The USD is the the worlds most widely held reserve currency and the most traded currency in world currency trading markets. The USD is official currency in 14 countries and the unofficial or de facto currency in 37 others. The US dollar is the second largest currency in circulation having been surpassed by the euro. The USD is a floating fiat currency.