Issuances of official assortment by the Royal Mint of Belgium

2020

The issuances of the official assortment by the Royal Mint of Belgium and available on the following website www.piecescommemoratives.be in 2020 are known.

For more information regarding the launch date, the quantity as well as the purchase procedure, please click here.

The 2 Euro commemorative coin celebrating the international year of plant health 2020 will be put into circulation later this year. It concerns 600,000 coins which will be mixed with the other 2 Euro coins currently into circulation. Therefore, these coins will not be packed in rolls, will not be available to collectors and will not be sold, even at the counters of the National Bank of Belgium.  The 2 Euro commemorative coins will be put into circulation during the year 2020 according to the general demand regarding 2 Euro coins on the market. Besides, the commercial issuances (coincard and Proof) can be purchased on the following website.

More information regarding the coin celebrating the international year of Plant Health can be found here.

Remark: the official issuances ordered by the Royal Mint of Belgium bear the mark of the Mint Master, next to the Utrecht’s Dutch Mint (Royal Dutch Mint). The other issuances which are not mentioned in the table below are not official issuances of the Belgian State.

Timing

Denomination

Theme

Metal

Max. Mintage

January

Set

World Money Fair 2020 - Belgian fries

Various

500

February

20 Euro

Bruges - Historical city centre 20 years UNESCO World Heritage

Silver 925 °/°° 

2,500

March

2 Euro BU

International Year of Plant Health 2020

Bi-colour

150,000

March

2 Euro Proof

International Year of Plant Health 2020

Bi-colour

5,000

March

2.5 Euro

100 years Olympic Games Antwerp 1920-2020

Brass

25,000 with raised design and 25.000 in colour

March

5 Euro

75 years Luke and Lucy

Cupronickel

6,250 with raised design and 6,250 in colour

April

2.5 Euro

75 years peace and freedom in Europe

Brass 

50,000

May

5 Euro

185 years first train on European mainland

Silver 925 °/°°

5,000

May

12.5 Euro

150th birthday Jane Brigode

Gold 999 °/°°

2,500

June

Set

Set Benelux 2020

Various

5,000

July

5 Euro

Team Belgium Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

Cupronickel

6,250 with raised design and 6,250 in colour

August

Set

Fleur de Coin annual set 2020 - theme Antwerp

Various 

15,000

September

10 Euro

500th birthday Christophe Plantin

Silver 925 °/°°

3,000

October

2 Euro BU

Jan van Eyck year 2020

Bi-colour

150,000

October

2 Euro Proof

Jan van Eyck year 2020

Bi-colour

5,000

October

10 Euro

Gothic - Jan van Eyck year 2020 (Europe-star Euro)

Silver 925°/°°

5,000

October

50 Euro

Gothic - Jan van Eyck year 2020 (Europe-star Euro)

Gold 999 °/°°

1,000

November

Set

Proofset 2020 in cassette

Various

1,000