NATIONAL BANK OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS

Balance of Payments of the Republic of Belarus 2017

According to the sixth edition of the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (IMF, 2009)

(analytical presentation, as of the reporting date)
USD mln
Items201620172017 to 2016, %
I. Current account-1,669.1-931.455.8
1. Goods and services-70.666.0x
exports29,931.036,470.9121.8
imports30,001.636,404.9121.3
1.1. Goods-2,511.3-2,923.4116.4
exports (f.o.b.)23,099.828,651.9124.0
imports (f.o.b.)25,611.131,575.3123.3
1.2. Services2,440.72,989.4122.5
exports6,831.27,819.0114.5
imports4,390.54,829.6110.0
2. Primary income-2,206.7-2,057.493.2
credit657.3830.3126.3
debit2,864.02,887.7100.8
3. Secondary income608.21,060.0174.3
credit1,538.32,266.2147.3
debit930.11,206.2129.7
II. Capital account6.52.436.9
credit10.05.757.0
debit3.53.394.3
Net lending (+) / net borrowing (-)
(balance from current and capital accounts)
-1,662.6-929.055.9
III. Financial account
Net lending (+) / net borrowing (-)*
(from financial account)
-1,228.9-1,760.2143.2
3.1. Direct investment-1,124.0-1,242.5110.5
Net acquisition of financial assets122.931.725.8
Net incurrence of liabilities1,246.91,274.2102.2
3.2. Portfolio investment-646.1-1,265.8195.9
Net acquisition of financial assets-42.6-7.617.8
Net incurrence of liabilities603.51,258.2208.5
including: General Government-2.71,394.7x
3.3. Financial derivatives2.3-0.2x
Net acquisition of financial assets-0.8-0.8100.0
Net incurrence of liabilities-3.1-0.619.4
3.4. Other investment538.9748.3138.9
Net acquisition of financial assets-929.860.6x
3.4.1. Other equity0.00.0x
3.4.2. Debt instruments-929.860.6x
3.4.2.1. Central bank8.6-61.4x
3.4.2.2. Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank-531.9-1,588.9298.7
3.4.2.3. General government0.00.0x
3.4.2.4. Other sectors-406.51,710.9x
Currency and deposits163.91,078.8x
Credits and loans-48.351.5x
Insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes0.00.0x
Trade credit and advances-522.9575.0x
Other accounts receivable0.85.6x
Net incurrence of liabilities-1,468.7-687.746.8
3.4.1. Other equity0.00.0x
3.4.2. Debt instruments-1,468.7-687.746.8
3.4.2.1. Central bank-769.3-343.844.7
3.4.2.2. Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank-644.3-1,583.1245.7
3.4.2.3. General government1,040.6910.987.5
3.4.2.4. Other sectors-1,095.7328.3x
Credits and loans-729.8367.3x
Insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes0.10.00.0
Trade credit and advances-370.5-45.612.3
Other accounts payable4.56.6146.7
IV. Net errors and omissions916.3532.558.1
V. Reserves and Related Items482.61,363.7282.6
5.1. Reserve assets482.62,063.7x
5.2. Credits and loans with the IMF0.00.0x
5.3. Exceptional financing (liabilities)0.0700.0x

* In the financial account the symbol "+" means increase of assets and liabilities, the symbol "-" their decrease (according to the sixth edition of the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (IMF, 2009)).