Currency & Economy
Tax and Customs:
All goods and services are priced to include value-added tax of 15%. Visitors may reclaim VAT. Currency:
The Namibia Dollar (N$) is fixed to and equals the SA Rand. The South African Rand is also legal tender.
Foreign currency, International Visa, Master Card, American Express and Diners Club credit cards are accepted.Economy:
Mining, fishing, tourism & agriculture.Biggest Employer:
Agriculture (46%) Fastest-growing Sector:
Diamonds, uranium, copper, lead, zinc, magnesium, cadmium, arsenic, pyrites, silver, gold, lithium minerals,dimension stones (granite, marble, blue sodalite) and many semi-precious stones.Enquiries:
Ministry of Finance, Tel (+264 61) 230 773 in Windhoek.