The Central Bank of Iraq’s foreign exchange sales rose to $ 158.91 million on Wednesday, compared to $ 154.71 million on Tuesday, an increase of $ 4.2 million.
The Central Bank said in a statement that the exchange rate amounted to 1190 dinars per dollar, in the auction held with the participation of 39 banks, and 8 companies for financial transfer.
The total sales for the day were $ 174.71 million, the bank said.
Amounts sold to boost bank balances abroad were $ 157.66 million, while cash sales were estimated at $ 1.25 million.
The Central Bank, in the statement, that the sale of amounts transferred to the accounts of banks abroad at the price of 1190 dinars per dollar, while the cash sale will be the same price