Plan for emptying Iraq of pure gold .. Committed 950 goldsmith to eliminate
Plan for emptying Iraq of pure gold .. Committed 950 goldsmith to eliminate
BAGHDAD / JD / .. And developed a plan to offload Iraq of pure gold, replaced gold include restaurant and imported from Turkey and the United Arab Emirates, through the presence of some imaginary plants that are installing mixes between copper and gold.
The Finance Committee revealed the presence of some phantom labs and some mixtures of illegal between copper and gold, within the plan stomach emptying Iraq of pure gold
A member of the Committee Haitham al-Jubouri Rep. coalition of state law in a statement to the agency / JD / Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki had formed a committee headed by National Security Adviser Faleh al-Fayad for order to be sure of the subject, noting that the Planning Minister Ali Shukri had engaged inspector general of the ministry of all the committees that current time searched shops goldsmiths and gold jewelery making.
Jubouri cautioned that the results of this inspection campaigns have shown the existence of some phantom labs and some mixtures of copper and gold.
Some reports revealed leaked obtained by / JD /: There is reluctance among importers of gold for subjecting their goods for examination within the Central Agency for Standardization, and cite Boukovhm of targeting through transfers.
According to these reports, some jewelers baptized to sell jewelry at less than universal value being jewelry old is purchased at a lower price for the purpose of recycling, but it goes to maintenance and sold again. And this article does not fall within the goods that foreign companies viewfinder examined and given a compliance certificate to the importer “.
The reports revealed the absence of mechanisms import of gold only entering through border crossings and transferred to centers wholesale under controls entry precious metals to Iraq headquarters in 2008, and after the entry of the goods required imported under law 83 of 1976, in force, bringing the possession to the Central Agency for Standardization and control quality of laboratory testing and labeling supported Iraqi Balosma.
In an earlier statement, said Director of Economic Crime Brigadier Hussein Al Shammari told / JD /: that there are some traders take advantage of the facilities offered to them at the airport in Irbil to insert gold adulterated. Said Shammari: that most gold adulterated comes from the Gulf states, where they are imported by Some traders who refuse to enter their wares through the airport in Baghdad and that the presence of tough measures to prevent introducing it in the event of proven manipulation in its purity.
Shammari explained: contexts used at Baghdad airport, and adjust the gold packages which comes from abroad, and placed him tight guard, and handed over to the Central Bureau of measuring and quality control, but Eisselm to merchant and SMH.
He continued: But if came gold across the Kurdistan region to Ataatm this process, but they take some samples or models, for examination, and the remaining amount coming out of the merchant from the airport, and this is what drives some importers gold to exploit these procedures to insert gold adulterated.
Said: I have been tuning workshops will increase the copper and cadmium ratios leading to reduce the purity of gold, where the ratio becomes 840 or 830 instead of 875, noting that the work of the team has been in coordination with the jewelry department in the Central and quality control measure.
According to reports obtained by / JD / Committed 950 goldsmith from all the provinces to eliminate in 2012. ”
The official acknowledged the existence of fraud in the Iraqi market as a result of the difficulty of the application of the law because of the poor security situation, calling for not dealing with the jewelery is known Iraqi tagged marking which is a (winged bull proves beside carat gold. ”
And already threw a security force on a number of defendants to trade much gold jewelry and seized counterfeit and two gold cheat in Baghdad. The official spokesman of the Ministry of Interior Colonel Saad Maan Ibrahim: More able detachments Directorate for Combating Economic Crime in the Ministry and in cooperation with the Central Agency for Standardization and Quality Control of control and workshops cheated material gold, and the arrest of their owners delicto and recorded statements of the accused and confessed openly the charges against them and stressed that they are not Magazine of the Central Agency for Standardization and Quality Control and them suspicious transactions. ”
For its part, warned the Ministry of Planning in 01/02/2013 citizens to buy gold jewelry from a 12-gauge, noting that sellers deceive the citizens of those jewels.
The general director of device control and standardization in the ministry Saad Abdul Wahab said, “does not exist in Iraq gold jewelry with a live 12 and jewelers shops and vendors are deceiving those citizens being less valuable jewelry caliber 18 and 21.”
He added that “all the gold Gulf and the Brazilian is adulterated or come by and Gulf attribute or characteristic of the private sector,” noting that “those jewels come through the border crossing points in the Kurdistan region.”
For his part, explained the expert in the field of border crossings Arslan Salim Abbasi’s “, that chapel they gold is spurious and converted the highest caliber and sell without the Central Bank’s Alosma.”
He Abbasi for the province of Nineveh, that “smuggling pure gold markets is through the border crossings informal in Iraq, and that there are three border ports illegally between Kurdistan and Iran through which entry of goods lousy to central and southern governorates in Iraq.”
The quality control system of the Ministry of Planning, announced the doubling work in laboratories to accommodate the larger quantity of goods at border crossing points.
The Abbasid that “the Iraqi market victim of varieties of goods shoddy and corrupt that did not live up the required level for the Iraqi people, noting that the fraud gold during periods of several years mean a larger theft in the history of Iraq and smuggling money abroad, revealed the existence of mafias international specialized in this type crimes and exploited the weak control inside Iraq and the lack of awareness of citizens for these crimes. ”
He said, “went the Iraqi citizen always be some tendency for savings to gold, could not inclined to save inside banks or run his money in the market, and for this we do not yet know quantities of gold adulterated that entered Iraq and quantities of money that was stolen and smuggled, and needed to make an appeal to citizens using experts from the chapel of detect Musogathm “.
The Committee on Economy and Investment has revealed the entry amounts of gold to Iraq in informal ways of the Gulf, Turkey and Syria.
Said committee member and MP for the Iraqi List, Nora البجاري in an earlier statement / JD /: “Some traders they enter the quantities of gold at border crossing points and airports to Iraq without passing this on your jewelry standardization and quality control.”
And explained البجاري “There traders traveling to the Gulf and Turkey and Syria under the pretext of tourism who buy large quantities of gold to sell in Iraq.”
The البجاري said that gold was officially enters Iraq and pass through customs and Akhaddh to examine, but now no one responsible for the gold in Iraq.
She was a member of the Committee of Economy and Investment parliamentary believed to enter about two tons of gold to Iraq every month.
It was announced by the Central Agency for Standardization and Quality Control for Aqtaatah National Center for marking jewelry in River Street.
The Kurdistan imported about 34 tonnes of gold during the first seven months of the current year 2012.
The director of quality control for gold region Bakr Aziz in a press statement, “It was imported four thousand and 697 kg of gold during the months of January, February and March, by the Erbil International Airport, as seen months April and May and June, import five thousand and 788 kg of gold, but in the July has been imported thousand and 891 kg of gold. ”
Aziz pointed out that currently exists in the region A and 359 shops selling and Goldsmith, noting that 454 of those stores located in the province of Erbil and 510 in the province of Sulaimaniyah and 395 in Dohuk.
According to statistical quality control of the Directorate of gold and jewelry in the Kurdistan Region, the Kurdistan Regional markets imported during the past year 2011, about 17 tons of gold, more than five tons of silver. / End / / 23