The central bank is witnessing a decline in sales of the currency auction
The central bank’s foreign currency sales, with Monday’s auction, fell by $ 16.88 million.
“The exchange rate reached 1190 dinars per dollar in the auction held with the participation of 30 banks and two financial transfer companies,” the Central Bank said in a statement received by Mawazine News.
He added that “these sales are the outcome of the auction scheduled for Tuesday,” asserting that “the total sales of this day amounted to about 152 million dollars.”
Amounts sold to strengthen bank balances abroad amounted to $ 136.21 million and cash sales were estimated at $ 1.08 million.
The central bank said 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 at the same price.
Yesterday, the central bank sold more than 210 million dollars in the auction. Source