What is Franc Zone (FZ)?
Franc Zone (FZ) meaning
| note – also known as Conference des Ministres des Finances des Pays de la Zone Franc|
established – 1964
aim – to form a monetary union among countries whose currencies were linked to the French franc
members – (16) Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Republic of the Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, France, Gabon, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Togo
reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html