Nearly $800 million in sales from the Central Bank of Iraq within a week


During the previous week, the Central Bank of Iraq sold more than 775 million dollars in hard cash to the US dollar.

According to a Shafaq News Agency correspondent, the Central Bank sold 775 million 219 thousand and 316 dollars during the previous week and for the five days that the auction was open, at a daily rate of 193 million 804 thousand and 840 dollars, which was lower than what it recorded last week, which was 194 million 293 thousand and 616 dollars.

The largest dollar sales occurred on Wednesday, with 196 million, 613 thousand, and 962 dollars, while the lowest sales occurred on Monday, with 192 million, 602 thousand, and 190 dollars.

Our reporter said that sales of overseas remittances during the previous week were 720 million 590 thousand and 841 dollars, a 95% increase above cash sales of 37 million 940 thousand dollars.

Our correspondent explained that the sales were made in the form of cash and transfers abroad to finance foreign trade, while the selling price of documentary credits and international settlements for electronic cards was 1,305 dinars per dollar, and the selling price of transfers abroad and cash was 1,310 dinars per dollar.


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