CDF to COU

CDF - Congolese Franc (FC)
COU - Colombian Real Value Unit (COU)
1 CDF1 COU

Currency conversion rates from CDF to COU

CDFCOU
1 CDF1 COU
5 CDF5 COU
10 CDF10 COU
20 CDF20 COU
50 CDF50 COU
100 CDF100 COU
250 CDF250 COU
500 CDF500 COU
1000 CDF1000 COU
2000 CDF2000 COU
5000 CDF5000 COU
10000 CDF10000 COU
COUCDF
1 COU1 CDF
5 COU5 CDF
10 COU10 CDF
20 COU20 CDF
50 COU50 CDF
100 COU100 CDF
250 COU250 CDF
500 COU500 CDF
1000 COU1000 CDF
2000 COU2000 CDF
5000 COU5000 CDF
10000 COU10000 CDF

CDF - Congolese Franc (CDF)

Congolese Franc

The official currency of the Democratic Republic of Congo is the Congolese Franc (CDF). The symbol for the Franc is FC. The Franc is subdivided into 100 centimes. There were two editions of the Franc; the second edition is the new Congolese Franc.

The Franc Congolais is the currency in Congo (CD, COD). The Franc Congolais is divided into 100 centimes. The exchange rate for the Franc Congolais was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The CDF conversion factor has 5 significant digits.

Economy

  • The Democratic Republic of Congo has a vast amount of mineral and other natural resources. The estimated value of the untapped raw material is +/- 24 trillion USD.
  • Agriculture accounts for 57% of the GDP. Products of the agriculture industry are rubber, tea, cotton, sugar, palm oil, and coffee.
  • The Congo relies on the mining industry.
  • The main industries are consumer products, mining, cement, and commercial ship repair.
  • Export products are crude oil, wood products, coffee, copper, gold, diamonds, and cobalt.
  • Import products are transportation equipment, mining and other machinery, and food.
  • There is a lot of economy activity in the informal sectors that is not included in the GDP.
  • The first and second wars that took place in the 1960s negatively impacted the economy.
  • The government is establishing economic zones to help get the industrial sector started.

History

  • The first Franc was introduced in 1887. It had the same value as the Belgian Franc.
  • In 1916, the Congolese Franc also circulated in the countries of Burundi and Rwanda; however, they later issued their own Franc.
  • In 1967, Congo declared independence and the Franc was replaced with the Zaire at 1,000 Francs = 1 Zaire.
  • In 1997, the Franc was re-introduced and the Zaire was eliminated. The exchange rate was 100,000 new Zaires = 1 Franc.
  • In 2010, the Central Bank printed commemorative notes to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the country’s independence from Belgium.

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