Central: sales to banks up to now amount to more than $ 42 billion

December 2015 10
Iraqi Central Bank announced on Thursday that sales of banks amounted to more than $ 42 billion from the beginning of the year until today.

The bank said in a statement Alsumaria News received a copy of it, that sales of "dollar for banks since the beginning of this year until now amount to 42 billion and 164 million and 55 thousand and $ 914."

The bank added that "this amount is reduced from what it was on the same date last year in 2014 in which sales reached 49 billion and 167 million and 149 thousand dollars.

The Bank noted 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, including the commission of the Central Bank of $ 24 dinars per dollar.

The Governor of the Central Bank on the Keywords announced in the third of last March, 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, noting that the new mechanisms developed to sell this currency, especially that of its functions to provide currency for foreign trade.