polit.info – The volume of pre-sale of cryptocurrency “petro” amounted to 3.338 billion dollars. This was reported by Venezuelan leader Nicholas Maduro. According to him, the money received from the sale will be sent to the Central Bank. After that, the funds will be sent to the subsequent sale through auctions of the DICOM system. Venezuela launched a petroleum-supplied “Petro” cryptocurrency on February 20. Maduro said that the Central Bank of the country could buy gold for “petro”. All foreign exchange contracts will be concluded in this cryptocurrency.