UYU to BZD

UYU - Uruguayan Peso ($)
BZD - Belize Dollar ($)
1 UYU1 BZD

Currency conversion rates from UYU to BZD

UYUBZD
1 UYU1 BZD
5 UYU5 BZD
10 UYU10 BZD
20 UYU20 BZD
50 UYU50 BZD
100 UYU100 BZD
250 UYU250 BZD
500 UYU500 BZD
1000 UYU1000 BZD
2000 UYU2000 BZD
5000 UYU5000 BZD
10000 UYU10000 BZD
BZDUYU
1 BZD1 UYU
5 BZD5 UYU
10 BZD10 UYU
20 BZD20 UYU
50 BZD50 UYU
100 BZD100 UYU
250 BZD250 UYU
500 BZD500 UYU
1000 BZD1000 UYU
2000 BZD2000 UYU
5000 BZD5000 UYU
10000 BZD10000 UYU

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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UYU - Uruguayan Peso ($U)

Uruguayan Peso

The Uruguayan Peso is the official currency of Uruguay. The name has been in use since the European settlement. The present currency was adopted in 1993 and is subdivided into 100 centésimos.

The Uruguayan peso is the currency in Uruguay (UY, URY). The symbol for UYU can be written $U. The Uruguayan peso is divided into 100 centesimos. The exchange rate for the Uruguayan peso was last updated on May 22, 2019 from The International Monetary Fund. The UYU conversion factor has 6 significant digits.

Economy

  • The economy of Uruguay is characterized by an export-oriented agricultural sector, a well-educated work force, and high levels of social spending.
  • In 1603, cattle were introduced in Uruguay before its independence by Hernando Arias de Saveedra, the Spanish Governor of Buenos Aires. In 2006, beef accounted for about 37% of Uruguayan exports.
  • Wool is a traditional product exported mainly to America, followed by the UK and India.
  • Conaprole, the National Cooperative of Milk Producers, was the main exporter of dairy products in Latin America in 2006.
  • Fine varieties of rice are produced in the eastern lowlands, close to Merin lake on the Uruguay-Brazil border.

History

  • In 1828, Uruguay's currency was based on the silver Peso of eight reales, commonly known as the Patacon, and the gold onza de oro, valued at 16 pesos silver. A large quantity of debased copper coin also circulated.
  • In October, 1828, lacking the means to implement a national coinage, Gen. Jose Rondeau’s provisional government permitted foreign silver and gold coin to circulate freely at their intrinsic value, but restricted and later (1829) prohibited the importing of copper coins and the circulation of Buenos Aires banknotes.
  • A key characteristic of the currency is its instability, which increased in the spring of 2002.
  • Uruguayans have become accustomed to the constant devaluation and instability of their currency, and have developed a fitting lingo – calling periods of Dollar appreciation atraso cambiario ("the exchange rate is running late").

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