The currency used in Korea is called as the Won. This currency is denoted with the currency sign ? and the ISO 4217 Code for the Korean Won is KRW.
The Won, is the official currency of the Korea . It is divided into 100 smaller units called jeon (?/?) Theoretical (not used).
The constitution of Korea provides that the Korea government shall have the power to print the Korean Won and jeon (?/?) Theoretical (not used) coins to be used as a legal tender in Korea.
The Korean Won bank notes and Jeon (?/?) Theoretical (not Used) coins are both designated as "legal tender" in payment of debts.
The Korean Won bill uses the decimal system, consisting of 100 equal units.
The symbol ?
, usually written before the numerical amount, is used for the Korean Won.
Currently printed bank notes denominations are ?1000, ?5000, ?10,000, ?50,000
and the coins are minted in the denominations of ?10, ?50, ?100, ?500 .