Head of the Bank of Russia Elvira Nabiullina and CEO of Goznak Arkady Trachuk will hold a presentation on Thursday of new banknotes with a par value of 200 and 2000 rubles. This was reported to the Bank of Russia.
They will tell you about the features and basic protective features of new banknotes. The symbols of the new banknotes were chosen on the basis of open voting by citizens, first organized by the Bank of Russia. They became the spaceport Vostochny and the bridge to Russky Island in Vladivostok for a banknote in 2000 rubles and the Tauric Chersonesos and a monument to the flooded ships in Sevastopol for 200 rubles. It is planned that new banknotes will go into circulation before the end of this year.
As previously reported by Rossiyskaya Gazeta, the paper substratum of 200 ruble banknotes will be impregnated with a special polymer to increase the service life, later other denominations can receive the same impregnation. In addition, the introduction of new banknotes may lead to the modernization of security features and design of all circulating Bank of Russia tickets.