BYR to CRC

BYR - Belarusian Ruble (p.)
CRC - Costa Rican Colón ()
1 BYR1 CRC

Currency conversion rates from BYR to CRC

BYRCRC
1 BYR1 CRC
5 BYR5 CRC
10 BYR10 CRC
20 BYR20 CRC
50 BYR50 CRC
100 BYR100 CRC
250 BYR250 CRC
500 BYR500 CRC
1000 BYR1000 CRC
2000 BYR2000 CRC
5000 BYR5000 CRC
10000 BYR10000 CRC
CRCBYR
1 CRC1 BYR
5 CRC5 BYR
10 CRC10 BYR
20 CRC20 BYR
50 CRC50 BYR
100 CRC100 BYR
250 CRC250 BYR
500 CRC500 BYR
1000 CRC1000 BYR
2000 CRC2000 BYR
5000 CRC5000 BYR
10000 CRC10000 BYR

BYR - Belarusian Ruble (2000–2016) (p.)

Belarusian Ruble (2000–2016)

The official currency of Belarus is the Belarusian Ruble (BYR). The symbol used for the Belarusian Ruble is Br. Two ruble series editions were introduced. In 2008, the Belarusian Ruble was tied to the US Dollar rather than to the Russian Ruble, though it is not an official peg.

The Old Belarusian Ruble is the currency in Belarus (BY, BLR, Belorussia). The symbol for BYR can be written BR. The exchange rate for the Old Belarusian Ruble was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The BYR conversion factor has 3 significant digits.

Economy

  • The Belarus economy shows a stable economic growth of 9%.
  • The main industries are radios, textiles, refrigerators, televisions, trucks, tractors, earthmovers, radios, metal cutting, motorcycles, and machine tools.
  • Agriculture accounts for 11% of the total GDP.
  • Peat is the main mineral resource; it is used for fertilizer and in the chemical industry.
  • The economy is still dependent on Russia.
  • Inflation is estimated at 10% and the unemployment rate is estimated at 8%.
  • 80% of the industry-based economy is controlled by the state.
  • The educational level in Belarus is high, and the country has a large agricultural base.
  • In 1991, companies started the privatization process; however, most of the privatization has been re-nationalized.
  • Belarus is changing from a state-run economy to a free-market system.
  • The country imports oil and gas from Russia.

History

  • The first Belarusian Ruble was introduced in 1992, because Belarus did not have a license to print Soviet Union banknotes.
  • In 2000, the second Belarusian Ruble was introduced to replace the first at a rate of 1,000 old Rubles = 1 new Ruble. Only banknotes and commemorative coins were issued.
  • Only banknotes were issued in 2000.
  • In 2009, the Central Bank of Belarus reduced the exchange rate by +/- 20%.
  • In 2011, the Central Bank of Belarus again reduced the exchange rate by +/- 56%.

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CRC - Costa Rican Colón ()

Costa Rican Colón

The Costa Rican Colon (CRC) is the currency of Costa Rica. The symbol for the Colon is ₡; the currency is subdivided into 100 centimos. Many places in Costa Rica accept the US Dollar unofficially. The name of the Colon is derived from the Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus (Cristobal Colon in Spanish).

The Costa Rican Colon is the currency in Costa Rica (CR, CRI). The symbol for CRC can be written C. The Costa Rican Colon is divided into 100 centimos. The exchange rate for the Costa Rican Colon was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The CRC conversion factor has 5 significant digits.

Economy

  • Costa Rica’s main income is from agriculture, tourism, and electronics.
  • The service industry accounts for 68% of the country’s GDP.
  • The main industries are textiles, clothing, plastic products, food processing, fertilizer, microprocessors, construction material, and medical equipment.
  • Export products are coffee, bananas, sugar, seafood, medical equipment, ornamental plants, electronics, and pineapples.
  • Import products are consumer goods, petroleum, raw as well as construction materials, and capital equipment.
  • The unemployment rate is 7.8%.
  • GDP growth is currently ~-1%.

History

  • In 1896, the Costa Rican Peso was replaced by the Costa Rican Colon.
  • In 1897, new coins were issued.
  • Between 1917 and 1919, a subunit, the centavo, was introduced at 1/100 of a Colon. The country issued 5 centavos and 10 centavos in place of centimos. During that time 50 centavo coins were minted but never distributed.
  • From 1914 to 1938, the International Bank of Costa Rica issued and distributed 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 Colones notes. In the same period the National Bank of Costa Rica became the official bank for issuing paper money; they printed notes from 1937 to 1949.
  • During the 1950s the Central Bank of Costa Rica started issuing banknotes.
  • In 1958, the Central Bank added 1,000 colon notes to the range.
  • In 2010, Costa Rican Colon notes were replaced by a new issue.

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