More than a billion dollars in sales of the Central Bank of Iraq in a week
Shafaq News/ The Central Bank of Iraq's sales of hard currency to the US dollar during the past week amounted to more than one billion dollars.
Shafak News Agency correspondent stated that the Central Bank sold during the past week for the five days in which the auction was opened, and from Sunday to Thursday, the amount of 1 billion and 150 million and 204 thousand and 624 dollars, at a daily rate of 230 million and 40 thousand and 924 dollars, down by 7.5% about the previous week.
And our correspondent added, that the highest sales of dollars during the past week were on Thursday, where sales amounted to 240 million and 58 thousand and 250 dollars, while the lowest sales were on Monday, in which sales amounted to 201 million and 113 thousand and 441 dollars.
He pointed out that most of these sales went in the form of remittances abroad to finance foreign trade, while the selling price of the dollar transferred to bank accounts abroad, in addition to the cash sale, amounted to 1460 dinars per dollar.
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