The Central Bank of Iraq (CBI)’s foreign exchange sales fell to $ 155.53 million from $ 157.27 million on Thursday, down $ 1.74 million.
The central bank said in a statement that “the central bank’s foreign currency sales fell at an auction today to 155.53 million dollars, compared to 157.27 million dollars in the previous auction last Thursday, down 1.74 million dollars,” pointing out that “the exchange rate amounted to 1190 dinars per dollar , In the auction held with the participation of 40 banks, and 8 companies for financial transfer.
“These sales are the results of the auction scheduled for Monday,” the bank said, adding that “total sales for the day amounted to about 194.93 million dollars.”
He added that “the volume of funds sold to strengthen the bank balances abroad amounted to about 154.18 million dollars, while estimated quantities of cash sales of 1.35 million dollars.”
The Central Bank said in a statement that “the sale of 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.”