CHW to BZD

CHW - WIR Franc (CHW)
BZD - Belize Dollar ($)
1 CHW1 BZD

Currency conversion rates from CHW to BZD

CHWBZD
1 CHW1 BZD
5 CHW5 BZD
10 CHW10 BZD
20 CHW20 BZD
50 CHW50 BZD
100 CHW100 BZD
250 CHW250 BZD
500 CHW500 BZD
1000 CHW1000 BZD
2000 CHW2000 BZD
5000 CHW5000 BZD
10000 CHW10000 BZD
BZDCHW
1 BZD1 CHW
5 BZD5 CHW
10 BZD10 CHW
20 BZD20 CHW
50 BZD50 CHW
100 BZD100 CHW
250 BZD250 CHW
500 BZD500 CHW
1000 BZD1000 CHW
2000 BZD2000 CHW
5000 BZD5000 CHW
10000 BZD10000 CHW

BZD - Belize Dollar (BZ$)

Belize Dollar

The Belize Dollar is the official currency of Belize. The symbol used for the Dollar is $. To distinguish it from other Dollar currencies, the Belize Dollar symbol is BZ$. It is divided into smaller denominations; 1 BZ$ = 100 cents. Since 1978, the Belize Dollar has been pegged to the US Dollar at 1 USD = 2 BZ$.

The Belize Dollar is the currency in Belize (BZ, BLZ). The symbol for BZD can be written BZ$. The Belize Dollar is divided into 100 cents. The exchange rate for the Belize Dollar was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The BZD conversion factor has 5 significant digits.

Economy

  • Logging plays an important part in the Belize economy - timber is the main export product.
  • Top industries for Belize are tourism, garment production, construction, and food processing. Belize also allows offshore investments.
  • The unemployment rate is estimated at 9.4%.
  • Agriculture accounts for 21% of the total GDP.
  • Export products are wood, molasses, citrus, clothing, bananas, sugar, and crude oil.
  • Import products are food, tobacco, chemicals, fuels, and manufactured goods.
  • Tourism in Belize amounts to 251, 655 people.
  • Belize is working towards an economic plan and the country’s focus is tourism and agriculture.
  • An estimated growth of 4% was indicated in the year 1999.

History

  • Belize was originally part of British Honduras and the Spanish Dollar was in circulation.
  • In 1894, the government issued banknotes in denominations of 100, 50, 10, 5, 2 and 1 Dollar.
  • After 1928, no more 50 and 100 Dollar banknotes were produced.
  • In 1973, British Honduras was renamed Belize.
  • The first 100 Dollar banknote was introduced in 1974.
  • In 1976, the printing of banknotes were taken over by the Monetary Authority of Belize.
  • The Central Bank of Belize was established in 1982. It produced banknotes in 1983.

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