Numismatic products 2018

08/09/2017 / Numismatic


Slovenia will mark the following events in 2018 by issuing occasional coins:
  • World Bee Day (commemorative €2 coin)
    Minted: 1 million coins (total quantity of BU and proof quality). It is foreseen that Banka Slovenije will release the commemorative coin into circulation in the 2nd quarter of 2018.
  • 100th anniversary of the End of the First World War (collector coins)
Gold coin
Silver coin
Nominal value: EUR 100 
Weight: 7 g 
Diameter: 24 mm
Purity: Au 900/1000 
Minted: 750 coins
Nominal value: EUR 30
Weight: 15 g 
Diameter: 32 mm
Purity: Ag 925/1000 
Minted: 1500 coins
Zbirateljski dvokovinski kovanec
Nominal value: EUR 3
Weight: 15 g 
Diameter: 32 mm
Alloy: centre75 Cu 25 Ni
           ring 75 Cu 20 Zn 5 Ni 
Minted: 70.250 coins (total quantity of BU in proof quality).

Banka Slovenije envisages the release of the collector coins for sale and circulation in the 4th quarter of 2018. The exact date will be stipulated by the Regulation on the issue of collector coins for sale and circulation, which will be published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia.


In the 4th quarter of 2018 Banka Slovenije intends to release a collection of euro coins with a minting year of 2018 (8,000 pieces BU and 750 pieces proof quality) covering all the euro circulation coin denominations with a Slovenian national obverse, the €2 commemorative coin issued to mark the World Bee Day and the €3 bi-coloured collector coin issued to mark 100th anniversary of the End of the First World War.

Banka Slovenije will also prepare a small quantity of proof quality occasional coins in plastic capsules as follows:

  • 2,000 pieces of €2 commemorative coin and
  • 1,500 pieces of €3 bi-coloured collector coin.

The Slovenian occasional coins and Banka Slovenije numismatic editions will be on sale at Banka Slovenije and at Deželna banka Slovenije (Banka Slovenije`s authorized agent).