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The central bank's foreign currency sales fell to $ 141.03 million in the second auction on Wednesday, against $ 166.94 million in the first auction of the same day, at $ 25.91 million.
The Central Bank, in a statement received by "Economy News", the exchange rate amounted to 1190 dinars per dollar, in the auction held with the participation of 35 banks, and one company only for financial transfer.
The bank said the sales were the result of Sunday's auction, showing total sales totaled $ 179.83 million.
The volume of funds sold to boost bank balances abroad was $ 139.78 million, with total cash sold at $ 40.05 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.
This comes within the framework of the Central Bank's response to requests for cash from the currency during Eid al-Adha.