The Central Bank of Iraq (CBI)’s foreign exchange sales fell to $ 117.44 million from $ 140.69 million on Wednesday, down 23.25 million dollars.
The Central Bank, in a statement received “Trend Press” a copy of it, the exchange rate amounted to 1190 dinars per dollar, in the auction held with the participation of 36 banks, and 3 companies transfer money.
The bank said the sales were the result of the auction scheduled for Monday, explaining that the total sales for the day amounted to about 186.54 million dollars.
Amounts sold to strengthen bank balances abroad were $ 115.28 million, while cash sales were estimated at $ 2.16 million.
The Central Bank said in a statement that the sale of the amounts transferred to the accounts of banks abroad at the price of 1190 dinars per dollar, while the sale of cash will be at the same price.