Lithuania adopts the euro

On 1 January 2015 the new year began and this marked the end of the litas as a currency. Lithuania is the 19th member of the eurozone and has adopted the euro as its currency. The litas was already pegged to the euro since 2 february 2002. The litas has been replaced at a rate of EUR 1.00 = LTL 3.45280. 

The new eurozone looks like this (dark blue area):

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Steven Friday 02 January 2015 at 09:01 am | | news
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