Mauritanian Currency Ouguiya Symbol

The official money used in Mauritania is Ouguiya and the Mauritanian Ouguiya symbol is UM.

The currencies of countries often have a currency symbol to give a visual recognition as they have distinct characters.


Mauritania Money Symbol

Mauritania Money Symbol

  • The official money used in Mauritania is Ouguiya.

  • The currency symbol of the Mauritanian money is UM.

  • The Mauritanian currency code is MRO.

  • The Ouguiya Notes: The Mauritanian currency notes are made up of 100, 200, 500, 1000, 2000, 5000 ouguiya.

  • The Ouguiya Coins: 1 Ouguiya is made up of 100 Khoumss. Mauritanian Khoums Coins go from 1 khoums (1/5 Ouguiya), 1, 5, 10, 20, 50 ouguiya.

What is the best currency to use in Mauritania? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Mauritanian money and use the local Ouguiya as it is accepted everywhere in Mauritania. US dollars and other major currencies like Stirling Pound or Japanese Yen are not readily accepted in most business establishments, however some major hotel chains, restaurants and shops may accept US dollars at an agreed upon exchange rate.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Mauritania? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Mauritania (at hotels, restaurants, shops, travel agencies etc.). American Express is less common and can attract surcharges if you are able to use in an establishment - therefore check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Ouguiya to Mexican Peso?

Foreign exchange rates are always changing and in most cases by the minute.

It’s wise to check out the current currency exchange rate for Mexican Peso to Mauritanian Ouguiya before buying the Ouguiya you require for your next trip from Mexican Peso to Ouguiya Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Ouguiya to Russian Ruble?

Foreign exchange rates are always changing and in most cases minute by minute.

It’s wise to ask for the the current currency exchange rate for Russian Ruble to Mauritanian Ouguiya before buying the Ouguiya you need for your next trip from Russian Ruble to Ouguiya Exchange Rate Today.