Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP)

Federal Reserve Orders 5.2 Billion Banknotes for 2020The pace of U.S. currency production in 2020 will slow to its lowest level in at least a decade, approaching 5.2 billion notes valued at almost $146.4 billion, according to a Federal Reserve order submitted to the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP).

As in recent years, most of the banknotes produced will be $1s, $20s and $100s. The order lacked $2 notes as the amount made in 2019 is expected to meet demand for several years […]

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American Legion Centennial Coin and Emblem Prints ReleasedThree sets issued jointly today by United States Mint and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) continue celebrations of the centennial of the American Legion.

The Legion (www.legion.org) was charted by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic organization for veterans. It quickly grew into one of the largest veteran’s service organization in the United States […]

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U.S. Mint-BEP Products Pair Apollo 11 Coins with Kennedy-Apollo 11 PrintTwo sets issued jointly today by the United States Mint and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing continue celebrations of the 50th anniversary of the first manned Moon landing.

The sets contain an exclusive BEP Kennedy-Apollo 11 Intaglio Print that is paired with one dome-shaped U.S. Mint coin — a 2019-W $5 Proof Apollo 11 Gold Coin or a 2019-P Proof Apollo 11 Silver Dollar […]

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2019 Native American $1 Coin and Currency Set Released Featuring a limited mintage, a strict initial household order limit, a note with a unique serial number, and a coin with a special finish, the 2019 Native American $1 Coin & Currency Set is now available.

The United States Mint-struck coin, a 2019 Native American $1 Coin with a special enhanced uncirculated finish, is available only within the set. Produced by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP), the included Series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve note bears a ‘1959’ beginning serial number which correspond to the launch year of the Agena spacecraft that is depicted on the companion coin […]

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Giant Leap Print From Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Series LaunchesThe Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) released today its 2019 Giant Leap Engraved Print, the third and final card from its Apollo 11 50th Anniversary collection. Each of the prior engravings is no longer available.

The series celebrates the semicentenary of the first manned Moon landing on July 20, 1969 […]

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Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Currency Set LaunchesThe Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) today at noon EDT began selling its Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Currency Set for $85.95.

The anniversary set contains an uncirculated $50 with a serial number beginning with "1969" and an engraved print of the iconic "Buzz Aldrin on the Moon" photograph […]

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Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Currency Set Includes $50 and 'Buzz Aldrin on the Moon' PrintInformation and images were unveiled late last week for the upcoming Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Currency Set from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP).

Scheduled to launch Tuesday, July 16, for $85.95, the set will include a BEP-produced $50 uncirculated note with a serial number beginning with "1969" and a BEP-engraved print of the iconic photo of Buzz Aldrin on the Moon […]

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Declaration of Independence Engraved PrintToday, June 25, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) started selling engraved prints of the Declaration of Independence.

"This incredibly detailed engraved print is an exact reproduction of the original Declaration of Independence and is produced on parchment paper," the BEP describes […]

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BEP's $2 Rocketship Product Launches June 18On Tuesday, June 18, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) will release its newest currency product, the $2 Rocketship.

Designed for young collectors, the product features an uncirculated $2 Federal Reserve note with a serial number beginning with "2019" […]

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BEP Releases Cherry Blossom Engraved PintEarlier this week, on Wednesday, March 20, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) started selling its Cherry Blossom Engraved Print.

The print’s release coincided with the opening day of the National Cherry Blossom Festival — an annual spring celebration in Washington, DC, commemorating the March 1912 gift of 3,000 Japanese cherry trees from the Mayor of Tokyo to the city […]

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