The Central Bank of Iraq has declared a rise in the dollar sales in the auction session of Sunday compared with Saturday auction session where the dollar sales reached USD 165,000,000.
In a statement, the CBI or Central Bank of Iraq has reported that during the Sunday auction session, the CBI sold USD (173,643,000) at price of (1166) with the participation of (18) banks.
The statement further added, ''The price of bank transfers sale reached (1179) including the commission deducted by the CBI while the price of dollar cash reached (1171).''
Another significant part that the statement has pointed out: ''The CBI will continue selling US dollar in return of (1166) Iraqi dinar within the same commission.''
The USD sales of the CBI were USD (4,563,000,751) during August 2013, as per the statistics that have been received by AIN.