CBI sold +$727 million in forex last week
Shafaq News/ The Central Bank of Iraq (CBI) auctioned more than $727 million in foreign currency (forex) last week.
Shafaq News Agency correspondent said that the CBI forex sales in the past five sessions amounted to $727,304,546 at a daily average of $145,461,509, 2.3% below the week before.
"Tuesday registered the highest sales with $233,921,034, while Thursday sales were the lowest with $82,617,564," our correspondent said.
The credit transactions were made at an average of 1,305 dinars to one dollar, while foreign remittances and cash transactions were made at a rate of 1,310 dinars to one dollar.
Our correspondent explained that most sales boosted assets abroad via credit and non-cash transactions.