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Minu to South Korean Won Converter and calculator

Convert 1Minu (MINU) to South Korean Won (KRW) equals ₩ 0.0005193 | Bitget

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About the South Korean Won (KRW)

What Is the South Korean Won (KRW)?

The South Korean Won (KRW) is the official currency of South Korea. It is symbolized by ₩ and is a decimalized currency, meaning it is divided into 100 subunits called jeon, although the jeon is no longer used in everyday transactions. The most commonly used denomination is 1 won. The international foreign exchange market designation for the South Korean Won is KRW. The South Korean Won is the sole legal tender in South Korea, and it is used for all transactions within the country.

The South Korean Won is issued by the Bank of Korea, which is the central bank of South Korea. The Bank of Korea is responsible for the design, production, and distribution of the nation's currency. Additionally, the actual minting of coins and printing of banknotes are carried out by the Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation, a government-owned corporation that also handles the production of various government documents and securities.

What Is the History of KRW?

The won has been a part of Korea's monetary system for centuries, with the modern version dating back to 1902. During Japan's occupation from 1910 to 1945, the won was replaced by the Korean yen. After World War II, Korea was divided, leading to the creation of the South Korean won in 1949. Initially pegged to the US dollar, the won underwent several devaluations, especially during the Korean War. In 1962, the won was reintroduced after being replaced by the hwan between 1953 and 1962. The won was pegged to the US dollar until 1997 when it was allowed to float freely in the foreign exchange market.

Notes and Coins of KRW

Initially, coins ranged from ₩1 to ₩100, but inflation led to the withdrawal of the ₩1 and ₩5 coins in 1992. Currently, coins are minted in denominations of ₩10, ₩50, ₩100, and ₩500. The initial series of banknotes in 1962 included denominations up to ₩100, with a ₩500 note. Over time, higher denominations were introduced to keep pace with inflation, including ₩1000, ₩5000, ₩10,000, and later ₩50,000. To combat counterfeiting, modern banknotes feature up to 22 separate security features.

Why Does South Korean Won Have Many Zeroes?

The South Korean Won (KRW) features many zeros largely due to historical inflation, particularly during the Korean War in the 1950s, which devalued the currency and necessitated larger denominations. This trend was further reinforced by South Korea's rapid economic development and industrialization from the 1960s onwards. Cultural preferences for larger numerical values and the practicality of transactional efficiency also play a role. However, it's important to note that the number of zeros in the currency does not directly reflect its value, as currency worth is relative and influenced by various economic factors.

Do North and South Korea Use the Same Currency?

No, North and South Korea do not use the same currency. Although both countries use a currency called the "won," they are distinct and separate currencies issued by their respective governments.

South Korean Won (KRW): The currency used in South Korea is the South Korean Won, symbolized as ₩. It is issued by the Bank of Korea, the central bank of South Korea.

North Korean Won (KPW): North Korea uses the North Korean Won, also symbolized as ₩. It is issued by the Central Bank of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, which is North Korea's central bank.

The two currencies are not interchangeable and have different values and characteristics in the international currency markets.

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Bitget crypto-to-fiat exchange data shows that the most popular Minu currency pair is the MINU to KRW, with for Minu's currency code being MINU. Use our cryptocurrency calculator now to see how much your cryptocurrency can be exchanged for KRW.

MINU to KRW conversion rate trend

In the past 1D, Minu has changed -9.67% to KRW. Based on the trend and price charts, Minu(MINU) has changed -9.67% to KRW while South Korean Won(KRW) has changed % to MINU in the last 24 hours.

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What factors influence the conversion rate of Minu to South Korean Won?

Minu to South Korean Won is falling this week.
Minu's current market price is ₩ 0.0005193 per MINU, with a total market cap of ₩ 3,088,874,088.24 KRW based on a circulating supply of 5,948,277,000,000 MINU. The trading volume of Minu has changed by -8.16% (₩ -446,446,154.63 KRW) in the last 24 hours. Last trading day, MINU's trading volume was ₩ 5,469,344,146.29.
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Conversion tables

The exchange rate of Minu is decreasing.
1 MINU is currently valued at ₩ 0.0005193 KRW , which means buying 5 MINU will cost ₩ 0.002596 KRW . Similarly, ₩1 KRW can be traded for 1,925.71 MINU, and ₩50 KRW can be converted to 96,285.52 MINU, excluding any platform or gas fees.
The exchange rate of 1 MINU to South Korean Won has changed by -11.17% in the last 7 days. In the last 24 hours, the rate has fluctuated by -9.67%, reaching a high of 0.0005806 KRW and a low of 0.0004958 KRW . One month ago, the value of 1 MINU was ₩ 0.0007207 KRW , which represents a -27.83% change from its current value. Over the last year, Minu has changed by
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Amount21:35 today
0.5KRW962.86  MINU
1KRW1,925.71  MINU
5KRW9,628.55  MINU
10KRW19,257.1  MINU
50KRW96,285.52  MINU
100KRW192,571.04  MINU
500KRW962,855.22  MINU
1000KRW1,925,710.45  MINU

Today vs. 24 hours ago

Amount21:35 today24 hours ago24h change
0.5 MINU$0.{6}1865$0.{6}2066
1 MINU$0.{6}3730$0.{6}4131
5 MINU$0.{5}1865$0.{5}2066
10 MINU$0.{5}3730$0.{5}4131
50 MINU$0.{4}1865$0.{4}2066
100 MINU$0.{4}3730$0.{4}4131
500 MINU$0.0001865$0.0002066
1000 MINU$0.0003730$0.0004131

Today vs. 1 month ago

Amount21:35 today1 month ago1M change
0.5 MINU$0.{6}1865$0.{6}2588
1 MINU$0.{6}3730$0.{6}5176
5 MINU$0.{5}1865$0.{5}2588
10 MINU$0.{5}3730$0.{5}5176
50 MINU$0.{4}1865$0.{4}2588
100 MINU$0.{4}3730$0.{4}5176
500 MINU$0.0001865$0.0002588
1000 MINU$0.0003730$0.0005176

Today vs. 1 year ago

Amount21:35 today1 year ago1Y change
0.5 MINU$0.{6}1865$-0.{8}1012
1 MINU$0.{6}3730$-0.{8}2025
5 MINU$0.{5}1865$-0.{7}1012
10 MINU$0.{5}3730$-0.{7}2025
50 MINU$0.{4}1865$-0.{6}1012
100 MINU$0.{4}3730$-0.{6}2025
500 MINU$0.0001865$-0.{5}1012
1000 MINU$0.0003730$-0.{5}2025


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