INFORMATION ABOUT KOREAN WON
We show the updated today’s value/price of Korean won (KRW).You can get the exchange from Korean won to another currency by introducing the value or amount of Korean won (KRW) in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the Korean won’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE KOREAN WON
The South Korean won is the official currency of South Korea since 1947 replacing the Korean yen that was the legal tender. It is used by approximately 48 million seven hundred thousand people. You can check the today value of the South Korean won and check its price.
The Bank of Korea is an organization founded in 1950. Among its functions there are being the only issuer of bills and coins of the country, to formulate monetary and credit policies and achieve the prices stability.
Name: KOREAN WON
Bills: ₩ 1000, ₩ 5000, ₩ 10.000, ₩ 50.000
Coins: jeon = 1/100 of one won. ₩ 1, ₩ 5, ₩ 10, ₩ 50, ₩ 100, ₩ 500
Issuing Agent: Bank of Korea Web: http://eng.bok.or.kr/