Historic South Korean Won Nigerian Naira

South Korean Won nigerian naira history since 18/07/2024 until today (0 years). Search for KRW to NGN exchange rate history for a particular date, month or year.

is the currency (supplied by Central bank Bank of Korea and the currency supplied by Central Bank of Nigeria. The KRW NGN historical data can be seen on the South Korean Won nigerian naira historical chart.

20/03/2020: Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic

The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a significant decline in oil prices, affecting Nigeria's economy and putting pressure on the Naira's exchange rate.

20/06/2016: Adoption of Flexible Exchange Rate Policy

The Central Bank of Nigeria adopted a flexible exchange rate policy, allowing the Naira to float freely against other currencies based on market forces.

27/10/2008: Global Financial Crisis

The Korean Won faced significant volatility during the global financial crisis, as global markets tumbled and investor confidence wavered.

29/05/1999: Transition to Democratic Governance

Nigeria transitioned to democratic governance, leading to economic reforms and stability, positively affecting the value and management of the Naira currency.

01/01/1998: Establishment of IMF Program

South Korea agreed to an International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout package, which stabilized the value of the Korean Won and initiated economic reforms.

03/12/1997: Asian Financial Crisis

The Korean Won experienced a sharp depreciation during the Asian Financial Crisis, causing severe economic hardships and requiring international assistance.

12/06/1993: Introduction of the Third Nigerian Naira

The third Nigerian Naira (NGN) was introduced after the country's return to civilian rule following years of military regimes.

31/12/1984: Implementation of the Structural Adjustment Program

The Nigerian government implemented the Structural Adjustment Program, leading to a significant devaluation of the Naira and the adoption of a floating exchange rate.

27/02/1980: Declaration of Martial Law

Amidst political turmoil, President Chun Doo-hwan declared martial law, causing economic instability and impacting the value of the Korean Won.

01/07/1979: Adoption of the Second Nigerian Naira

The second Nigerian Naira (NGN) was introduced following the adoption of a new constitution and the country's transition to civilian rule.

01/07/1973: Introduction of decimal currency

The Nigerian Naira was introduced as the official currency of Nigeria, replacing the pound sterling with a decimal currency system.

22/06/1962: Introduction of the Hwan

To combat inflation, the South Korean government introduced the Hwan as the new currency, replacing the old Korean Won.

27/07/1953: Armistice Agreement

Following the Korean War, the Armistice Agreement was signed, stabilizing the region and aiding in the recovery of the Korean Won.

15/08/1945: Liberation from Japanese Rule

Upon the end of Japanese colonial rule, the Korean Won was introduced as the official currency of South Korea.