South Korea new 2,000-won Olympics commemorative note (BNP201) confirmed

On 11 December 2017, the Bank of Korea introduced 2.8 million new 2,000-won notes to commemorate the Winter Olympic Games to be held 9 - 25 February 2018 in PyeongChang. Not intended for circulation, individual notes were packaged in a folder and sold for 8,000 won each. The bank also sold uncut pairs and sheets of 24 notes.


Courtesy of Sejin Ahn ( and Jason Lee.