Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP)

US Banknote Production Hits 633.92 Million in April 2017U.S. paper money production picked up for a second straight month, ran the quickest in six months, and climbed ahead of figures from a year earlier, data from the agency responsible for printing American currency shows.

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing produced 633.92 million banknotes last month, the most since October, for a combined value of $17.096 billion […]

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US Banknote Production Reaches 579.2 Million in March 2017Banknote production in March quickened to the highest level in 5 months, data from the agency responsible for printing U.S. currency shows.

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) produced 579.2 million banknotes last month, the most since October, for a combined value of nearly $14.2 billion […]

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2017 Intaglio Prints for Legislative, Executive, and Judicial BranchesOn Tuesday, April 4, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) opened sales of its 2017 Intaglio Print Subscription Program, "Constitution Series." It also started selling the first print from the program.

This year’s BEP series recognizes the U.S. Constitution with three prints titled Legislative, Executive, and Judicial […]

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America's Founding Fathers Currency Set for 2017Early this morning, March 14, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing started accepting orders for its latest money product for collectors, the America’s Founding Fathers 2017 Currency Set. Each set has a pair of bills with matching serial numbers beginning with 2017.

Annually issued and at the same price of $21.95 since 2014, this year’s set includes a Series 2013 $1 and $2 note from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York […]

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2017 Happy Birthday Note Features '2017xxxx' Serial NumberToday, Feb. 2, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) started taking orders for its 2017 Happy Birthday Currency Note.

This money product features an uncirculated Series 2013 $1 Federal Reserve note with a serial number beginning with "2017xxxx" […]

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US Banknote Production Slows in December To Near 3-Year LowBanknote production slowed in December for a fourth straight month and to an almost 3-year low, data from the agency responsible for printing U.S. currency shows.

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) produced 423.36 million banknotes last month, the lowest amount since February 2014, for a combined value of about $11 billion […]

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BEP 2016 Year-End Holiday ClosuresContinuing an annual tradition, Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) facilities in Fort Worth, TX and Washington, D.C. will be closed to the public around Christmas and the New Year’s holiday.

These shutdowns happen at the end of each year "as an efficiency measure," the BEP notes on its website […]

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US Banknote Production Hits 675.8 Million in October FY 2017 StartBanknote production retreated in October for a second straight month but the combined value of the notes was the highest in a year, data from the agency that prints U.S. currency shows.

675.84 million in $1s, $5s, $10s, $20s, $50s, and $100s were printed last month for a combined value of almost $20.6 billion, according to Bureau of Engraving and Printing figures […]

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Year of the Rooster $1 Notes Feature '8888' Serial NumbersIn celebration of the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year, the Bureau of Engraving (BEP) unveiled its latest Lucky Money product during a media event today, Nov. 15, at its Eastern Currency Facility in Washington, DC.

Dubbed the "Year of the Rooster 2017," the product features an uncirculated $1 Federal Reserve note with a serial number beginning with "8888" […]

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US Banknote Production Reaches 720.5 Million in SeptemberBanknote production in September dipped from a month earlier but the combined value of the notes was higher, data from the agency that prints U.S. currency shows.

720.5 million in $1s, $5s, $10s, $20s, $50s, and $100s were printed last month for a combined value of about $16.8 billion, according to Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) figures […]

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