Shafaq News

  In Shafaaq 

Decline in sales of the Central Bank of Iraq of dollars

The hard currency sales of the Central Bank of Iraq decreased today, Thursday, to $ 198 million.

The Shafaq News Agency correspondent stated, “The Central Bank of Iraq witnessed during its auction for the sale and purchase of foreign currencies today a decrease in its sales to reach 198 million and 321 thousand dollars, which the bank covered at a basic exchange rate of 1460 dinars per dollar, compared to Wednesday, where sales reached 208 million 244 thousand dollars.

The purchases amounting to 191 million and 111 thousand dollars went to strengthen the funds abroad in the form of transfers and appropriations, while the remaining 7 million and 210 thousand dollars went in cash.

Our correspondent indicated that 31 banks fulfilled the requests to enhance the assets abroad, 14 banks to fulfill the cash requests, and 7 participating exchange companies.