COP to AFN

COP - Colombian Peso ($)
AFN - Afghan Afghani (؋)
1 COP1 AFN

Currency conversion rates from COP to AFN

COPAFN
1 COP1 AFN
5 COP5 AFN
10 COP10 AFN
20 COP20 AFN
50 COP50 AFN
100 COP100 AFN
250 COP250 AFN
500 COP500 AFN
1000 COP1000 AFN
2000 COP2000 AFN
5000 COP5000 AFN
10000 COP10000 AFN
AFNCOP
1 AFN1 COP
5 AFN5 COP
10 AFN10 COP
20 AFN20 COP
50 AFN50 COP
100 AFN100 COP
250 AFN250 COP
500 AFN500 COP
1000 AFN1000 COP
2000 AFN2000 COP
5000 AFN5000 COP
10000 AFN10000 COP

AFN - Afghan Afghani (؋)

Afghan Afghani

The Afghan Afghani (AFN) was introduced in 2003 as the new currency for Afghanistan. Two distinct rates were established: the government issue of 1000 and the northern alliance of 2000. Prior to 2003 the currency was the Afghanistan Afghani (AFA). There is no stock market. Money lending as well as foreign exchange is done through money bazaars.

The Afghan Afghani is the currency in Afghanistan (AF, AFG). The symbol for AFN can be written Af. The Afghan Afghani is divided into 100 puls. The exchange rate for the Afghan Afghani was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The AFN conversion factor has 3 significant digits.

Economy

  • Afghanistan relies on foreign aid, trade, and farming from bordering countries.
  • The country and international concerns are focusing on improving infrastructure by creating jobs, promoting development of housing, and investing in education.
  • International groups contributed over $2 billion to help Afghanistan’s dying economy.
  • Afghanistan's agricultural products include wheat, wool, nuts, mutton, opium, lamb skin, and sheep skin.
  • Afghanistan exports mainly nuts, fruit, carpets, and cotton.
  • Imports include textiles, petroleum products, and capital goods.

History

  • The first Afghani (AFA) was introduced in 1925. Before this time period the Afghan Rupee was the official currency.
  • From the year 1925 to the year 1928 Afghani treasury notes were introduced.
  • In 1975, all Afghanistan banks were nationalized.
  • In 1981, the Afghani was pegged to the United States Dollar at 1 USD = 50 Afghanis.
  • Afghanistan was taken over by Taliban rulers in 1996. The Taliban central bank declared the Afghanistan Afghani worthless and the bank cancelled the contract they had with Russia for printing their money. The country's currency was devalued against the US dollar to a rate of 1 USD = 43 Afghani.
  • In 2002, the new Afghan Afghani currency (AFN) was introduced. In October, 2003 Afghanistan started using AFN as the official currency in local trade.
  • In 2005, Afghani coins replaced the 1, 2, and 5 Afghani banknotes.
  • Since 2005 the Afghanistan economy has grown at a steady pace.

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COP - Colombian Peso ($)

The Colombian peso is the official currency of Colombia. It is most commonly exchanged with the US dollar (USD). The currency code for the peso is COP. The peso’s official symbol is $. For clarity, the currency code is sometimes abbreviated as COL$. Peso means ‘weight’ or ‘pound’ in Spanish, after the British pound. Colombians may refer to the peso colloquially as ‘plata’, meaning silver; ‘billete’, meaning ticket; ‘biyuyo’; ‘lucas’; or ‘marmaja’.

The Colombian Peso (COP) has been the official currency of Colombia since 1837. The symbol used for the Peso is $. Banknotes are issued by the Banco de la Republica. A subdivision of the Peso is the centavo; 1 peso = 100 centavos.

The Colombian Peso is the currency in Colombia (Columbia, CO, COL). The symbol for COP can be written Col$. The Colombian Peso is divided into 100 centavos. The exchange rate for the Colombian Peso was last updated on Today from The International Monetary Fund. The COP conversion factor has 6 significant digits.

Economy

  • Colombia has a free-market economy.
  • The country exports petroleum, cut flowers, nickel, coal, emeralds, bananas, and coffee.
  • The main import products are consumer goods, fuel, paper, chemicals, coffee, and apparel.
  • The unemployment rate is 11.2%.
  • Colombia has been showing positive growth over the last three years.
  • The service industry accounts for 52.7% of the total GDP.

History

  • The first was Peso was issued in 1837, replacing the Real at a rate of 8 Reales = 1 Peso.
  • In 1847, the currency was decimalized and 1 Peso = 10 Reales.
  • In 1871, Colombia became part of the gold standard and the country pegged the peso to the French Franc at 5 French Francs = 1 Peso.
  • After 1888, the Peso started to depreciate, due to increased printing costs.
  • From 1907 to 1914 Peso coins were issued at a fixed rate of 1 coinage Peso = 100 Pesos Moneda Corriente.
  • In 1915, the new Peso Oro paper currency was introduced replacing old paper Pesos, also at the rate of 1 Peso Oro = 100 old Pesos.
  • In 1931, Colombia changed its peg to the US Dollar at 1 USD = 1.05 Pesos.
  • In 1993, the word Oro was removed and the currency is now known as the Peso.
  • The Colombian government is debating whether to reintroduce a new Peso that is worth 1,000 old Pesos.

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