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Jamaican Dollar is the official currency of Jamaica. The currency is represented by the symbol J$ and by the ISO code JMD. The currency is subdivided into 100 cents. The Jamaican Dollar is issued and circulated by the Bank of Jamaica. The banknotes issued are 50, 100, 500, 1000, 5000 Dollar and coins issued are 1c, 10c, 25c, 1$, 5$, 10$, 20$. The Jamaican Dollar has an exchange value of 1-2 J$ against one Indian Rupee. Check the live rates of Jamaican Dollar against the Indian Rupee here.
Jamaica is an island nation in the Caribbeans. Jamaica is a constitutional monarchy with Queen Elizabeth as the head of state. Jamaica was a British colony in the past which was most famous for the production of sugar. Now Jamaica is a famous tourist destination and notable for the contribution of many athletes to the world. Athletes such as Usain Bolt, Asafa Powell and cricket player Chris Gayle is from Jamaica. Jamaica has been a great contributor to the sports community in the world. The Jamaican economy is maintained by various trades and exports. Tourism is one of the key sources of income in Jamaica. Being in the Caribbeans, Jamaica is a very popular tourist destination. The Jamaican Dollar in comparison with the United States Dollar has a value of 120-130 Jamaican Dollar per US Dollar.
The Jamaican Dollar is not a popular currency in the world neither one of large value. Hence the usage of the currency is greatly limited to the Jamaican Islands. The most commonly used currency other than the Jamaican Dollars is the United States Dollar. The currency exchange rates outside Jamaica for obtaining Jamaican Dollar is not as impressive as the rates in Jamaican banks and cambios. The exchange rates at the airports are not good though. It’s always better for travellers from India to carry USD from India and then exchange USD to Jamaican dollars in local cambios. Or they can use the USD in popular tourist spots. In India, the Jamaican Dollar is not available. Even if the currency is available you will not get the currency for a good exchange rate. So it is always better to convert INR to USD and convert USD to JMD if needed in Jamaica if you are planning to visit the country.
|Sub Units||Cents( 1J$ = 100 Cents)|
|Notes||50, 100, 500, 1000, 5000 Dollar|
|Coins||1c, 10c, 25c, 1$, 5$, 10$, 20$|
In India, the availability of the Jamaican Dollar let alone the demand of the currency is very feeble. Hence obtaining the currency is very difficult. The best way for you if you are travelling to Jamaica is to obtain USD from India then USD can be exchanged for Jamaican Dollars when you reach Jamaica since Indian Rupees are not accepted there. With ExTravelMoney.com find the best exchange rates in your region for buying USD. Find the list of vendors along with their exchange rates and place the order with us. Complete the simple procedures and make the payment online. You can even request the vendor you have selected to deliver the forex to your home and collect the KYC documents.
The Jamaican Dollar is not accepted in any banks or exchange house in India. So it is better that you exchange the currency for a more popular one such as the USD through cambios or spend it. A popular currency such as USD can be easily converted to INR through ExTravelMoney.com. Find vendors and their exchange rates offered in your region and place the order with us for exchange. Shortly you will be contacted by one of our customer service executives to confirm the order. You can also ask the vendor to pick up the forex from your location.
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