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Foreign Exchange Guide to Mozambique

Read this currency guide to Mozambique with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/MZN=63.7296]

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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!


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Popular MZN cross rates

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20190.01611 Week
18 Jan 20190.01621 Month
21 Aug 20180.01696 Months
17 Feb 20180.01641 Year
17 Feb 20170.01422 Years
18 Feb 20140.03215 Years
19 Feb 20090.038310 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20190.01421 Week
18 Jan 20190.01431 Month
21 Aug 20180.01466 Months
17 Feb 20180.01321 Year
17 Feb 20170.01342 Years
18 Feb 20140.02335 Years
19 Feb 20090.030210 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20190.01241 Week
18 Jan 20190.01261 Month
21 Aug 20180.01316 Months
17 Feb 20180.01171 Year
17 Feb 20170.01142 Years
18 Feb 20140.01925 Years
19 Feb 20090.026710 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20191.76461 Week
18 Jan 20191.77921 Month
21 Aug 20181.86236 Months
17 Feb 20181.74301 Year
17 Feb 20171.60072 Years
18 Feb 20143.27885 Years
19 Feb 20093.606610 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20190.02261 Week
18 Jan 20190.02261 Month
21 Aug 20180.02306 Months
17 Feb 20180.02071 Year
17 Feb 20170.01852 Years
18 Feb 20140.03555 Years
19 Feb 20090.059310 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20190.02131 Week
18 Jan 20190.02151 Month
21 Aug 20180.02206 Months
17 Feb 20180.02061 Year
17 Feb 20170.01862 Years
18 Feb 20140.03515 Years
19 Feb 20090.048110 Years

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