Since the start of sales of Venezuelan digital currency El Petro certified requests for its purchase came from customers from 127 countries. This was announced by Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, writes TASS.
According to Maduro, requests for the purchase of cryptocurrency in total came from more than 87.2 thousand users. 83,7 thousands of them — are individuals from Australia, Germany, Belarus, Brazil, Cuba, Spain, USA, France, Saudi Arabia and other countries of the world. Another 3.5 thousand applications fall on the enterprise.
“El Petro is the future of Venezuela and the world. [This cryptocurrency] is connected with the future of the economy, production and Finance in our region,” Maduro said.
We will remind, cryptocurrency El Petro went on sale February 20, it is supported by oil and other natural resources of Venezuela. On the first day of pre-sale El Petro has collected $735 million.