What is the Mauritanian Ouguiya (MRO)?

The Mauritanian ouguiya is the currency for Mauritania.

The currency code for Mauritanian ouguiya is MRO. The currency symbol used is UM.

The Mauritanian Ooguiya was first seen in 1973 replacing the CFA franc. The name “Ouguiya” comes from Hassaniya Arabic word “Awqiyyah” which means ounce.