Central auction closes down up to $ 163 million

BAGHDAD - scales News - Close the central bank, on Thursday, the weekly auction for the sale of foreign currency, the sale of $ 163 million, a decline of sales for yesterday recorded sale of $ 199 million.

According to a statement of the bank, received / scales News /, copy of "The size of the amount sold today at a price of auction of dollar stood at 163 million and 844 thousand to $ 494, priced at 1166 dinars exchange rate to the dollar, and with the participation of 21 banks and six companies of the financial convert".

He added, that "the amount of remittances and credits amounted to 142 million and 834 thousand, and $ 494, while the quantity sold in cash 21 million and $ 10 thousand," noting that "the Iraqi Central Bank to continue buying and selling dollars at 1166 dinars," adding that "the sale price of remittances 1187 JD / dollar, including the commission of the Central Bank of $ 21 dinars per dollar, with total cash sales price of 1190 dinars to the dollar / dollar, including the commission of the Central Bank of $ 24 dinars per dollar, ".anthy 29/9 P