Sales of the Central Bank of the currency rise 9 million USD
The headquarters of the Central Bank of Iraq in Basra
09 December 2018 01:53 PM
Direct sales of the Central Bank of Iraq from foreign currency, on Sunday, to 174.42 million dollars; compared to sales of $ 165.49 million last Thursday; $ 8.92 million.
The central bank said in a statement that the exchange rate was 1190 dinars per dollar in the auction held with the participation of 31 banks and one financial transfer company.
The bank said the sales were the results of Monday's auction, showing total sales totaled $ 198.29 million.
Amounts sold to boost bank balances abroad amounted to $ 173.02 million, with total cash sold at $ 25.27 million.
The Central Bank said in a statement that the sale of the amounts transferred to the accounts of banks abroad is at the price of 1190 dinars per dollar, while the cash sale will be at the same price.