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Foreign Exchange Guide to Mozambique

Read this currency guide to Mozambique with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/MZN=64.6005]

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This is a foreign exchange guide to Mozambique, the Mozambican Metical currency plus MZN transfers and travel tips.

In this Mozambique currency guide we take a look at :

  1. Mozambican Metical info - general info about the Mozambican Metical
  2. Mozambican Metical in the markets - recent MZN moves and predictions from the FX markets
  3. Travelling in Mozambique - currency & money saving tips
  4. Buying Mozambican Metical cash online - travel money for Mozambique
  5. Sending money to Mozambique - save on Mozambican Metical bank transfers to Mozambique
  6. Mozambican Metical exchange rates - latest & historic exchange rates.

Mozambican Metical (MZN) general currency information

What is the Mozambican Metical currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Mozambican Metical is MZN and the symbol is MT.

Which countries use the Mozambican Metical?

It is the domestic currency in Mozambique.

Mozambican Metical (MZN) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the USD to MZN exchange rate for the previous 3 months with rate alerts for days when the exchange rate moved up or down significantly or for 30 day highs and lows.

USD-MZN 3 Month chart
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Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Mozambique


Travel money for Mozambique


Save money and time by Ordering your Mozambican Metical online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the MZN cash locally or even on travel day at the airport.

Another popular option is to use a Pre-paid Travel Card. Your Debit/Credit Card provider will charge you 2% from market mid-rate, but your bank may also charge an extra 3% as an “Overseas Transaction Charge” plus “Overseas ATM” fees for withdrawing cash.

For card purchases if offered a choice of currencies always select to Pay in Mozambican Metical otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.


Mozambique Trip Checklist    

  1. Compare MZN travel cash rates - probably why you are here!
  2. Search Hotel deals - Save on your accomodation in Mozambique
  3. Lonely Planet - world's best travel guide (coupon and deals)

Sending money to Mozambique

When searching around for information on how to get a good exchange rate when sending money to Mozambique you need to start with finding out the latest Mozambican Metical foreign-transfer exchange rate.

Then compare your bank's exchange rates to several licensed FX providers exchange rate and fees to see how much you can save (we make that calculation easy here).

Get a better deal for foreign transfers to Mozambique

When sending money to Mozambique it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those we have negotiated with our partner money transfer providers. To get a better deal you should follow these 4 simple steps :

  1. Open an account with a BER reviewed FX provider (id docs may be required)
  2. You specify the local or Mozambican Metical amount you want to transfer
  3. Make a local currency domestic transfer for the requested amount to the provider's bank account in your country
  4. Once your funds are received by the provider the converted MZN amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Mozambique.

Use our Send to MZN calculator to compare the exchange rates of FX specialist providers rates versus your bank's standard rates you can hopefully save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Mozambican Metical deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


Bank Transfers to Mozambique

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MZN/USD - Mozambican Metical to United States Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.01561 Week
15 Mar 20190.01591 Month
16 Oct 20180.01656 Months
14 Apr 20180.01641 Year
14 Apr 20170.01532 Years
15 Apr 20140.03225 Years
16 Apr 20090.036910 Years

MZN/EUR - Mozambican Metical to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.01391 Week
15 Mar 20190.01411 Month
16 Oct 20180.01436 Months
14 Apr 20180.01331 Year
14 Apr 20170.01442 Years
15 Apr 20140.02335 Years
16 Apr 20090.028010 Years

MZN/GBP - Mozambican Metical to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.01201 Week
15 Mar 20190.01201 Month
16 Oct 20180.01256 Months
14 Apr 20180.01151 Year
14 Apr 20170.01222 Years
15 Apr 20140.01925 Years
16 Apr 20090.024810 Years

MZN/JPY - Mozambican Metical to Japanese Yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.74121 Week
15 Mar 20191.77711 Month
16 Oct 20181.85676 Months
14 Apr 20181.75991 Year
14 Apr 20171.65782 Years
15 Apr 20143.27445 Years
16 Apr 20093.659010 Years

MZN/AUD - Mozambican Metical to Australian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.02201 Week
15 Mar 20190.02251 Month
16 Oct 20180.02326 Months
14 Apr 20180.02111 Year
14 Apr 20170.02012 Years
15 Apr 20140.03445 Years
16 Apr 20090.051310 Years

MZN/CAD - Mozambican Metical to Canadian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.02081 Week
15 Mar 20190.02131 Month
16 Oct 20180.02146 Months
14 Apr 20180.02071 Year
14 Apr 20170.02032 Years
15 Apr 20140.03535 Years
16 Apr 20090.044510 Years

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