|Date||Rate (in INR)|
The Ethiopian Birr is the official currency of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. The currency is represented by the symbol Br and by the ISO code ETB. The Birr is subdivided into 100 Santim and the banknotes and coins are issued by the National Bank of Ethiopia. The banknotes from 1 to 100 birr and coins from 1 to 50 santim and 1 birr are issued by the National Bank. The Ethiopian Birr has an exchange value of 2-3 Indian Rupees. Check the live rates of the Ethiopian Birr against the Indian Rupee here.
Ethiopia is a landlocked country on the African continent. It is one of the rapidly developing countries in Africa in terms of GDP. Ethiopia is one among the founding members of the United Nations. It has the largest number of heritage sites deemed by UNESCO in Africa. The country has a diverse economy based on agriculture, services and export. Agriculture sector employs 80% of the workforce. Coffee is one of the key exports of Ethiopia, with the country being one of the largest producers of coffee in Africa. Besides agricultural produces Ethiopia also exports oil and natural gas. Ethiopia is also favoured among travellers because of historical monuments and natural beauty.
The Ethiopian Birr is not a popular currency in the international market or the domestic market in India. It is only used in Ethiopia. Hence the availability of the currency will be very narrow especially in India. So the currency can only be obtained in Ethiopia. The Indian Rupee cannot be exchanged for Ethiopian Birr, because the Rupee is a closed currency only to be circulated in India. So in order to convert INR to ETB first, you have to convert the Indian Rupee to United States Dollar or any other popular currency such as GBP or Euro from India and then USD can be converted to Birr in Ethiopia.
|Sub Units||Santim( 1 Birr= 100 Santim)|
|Notes||1, 5, 10, 50, 100 birr|
|Coins||1, 5, 10, 25, 50 santim; 1 Birr|
Convert INR to USD from India that way you won’t run into any problem when you convert INR directly to ETB. The USD can be easily converted to ETB in Ethiopia. Convert INR to USD at the best exchange rate from your local vendor with the help of ExTravelMoney.com. Place your order for exchange online finding the right exchange rate from the vendors around your region. Confirm the order with our customer service executives and make the payment for the required mound of USD online. You can also request the vendor to deliver the forex to your home and pick up the KYC documents.
The Ethiopian Birr will not be accepted by any banks or exchange houses in India because of the low demand for the currency in the domestic foreign exchange market. So before you leave to India convert any leftover ETB to USD so that you can easily convert USD to INR. USD can be converted to INR in India with the help of ExTravelMoney.com. Place your order for exchange finding the best exchange rate for you in your region. Confirm the order and you can even request at home services for collecting the forex and KYC documents.
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