Central: Our sales to banks up to August 13 amounted to more than $ 26 billion

Alsumaria News / Baghdad - Iraqi Central Bank announced on Thursday that sales of banks amounted to more than $ 26 billion up to August 13 of the current.

The bank said in a statement received by Alsumaria News copy of "The sales of the dollar banks reached since the beginning of this year until August 13 of the current 26 billion and 83 million and 676 thousand and $ 259."

The bank said that "this amount is lower than it was at the same date last year in 2014 in which sales reached 31 billion 135.065 million dollars.

He noted the bank that "the sale amounts transferred to the accounts of banks abroad the price is 1187 dinars per dollar, including the commission of the Central Bank of $ 21 dinars per dollar, while cash sales price of 1190 dinars per dollar Dmtha commission of the Central Bank of $ 24 dinars per dollar.

The Governor of the Central Bank on the Keywords announced in the third from last March that "the new regulations set by the Bank is that the auction is no longer a daily window of operations for the sale of currency auctions," adding that "new mechanisms developed to sell this currency, especially that of its functions to provide currency for trade Foreign ".