NATIONAL BANK OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS

Balance of Payments of the Republic of Belarus January-September 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
ItemsJanuary-September 2016January-September 2017January-September 2017 to January-September 2016, %
I. Current account-1,035.9-347.033.5
1. Goods and services482.5654.8135.7
exports22,010.226,256.5119.3
imports21,527.725,601.7118.9
1.1. Goods-1,319.1-1,491.1113.0
exports (f.o.b.)16,982.420,719.3122.0
imports (f.o.b.)18,301.522,210.4121.4
1.2. Services1,801.62,145.9119.1
exports5,027.85,537.2110.1
imports3,226.23,391.3105.1
2. Primary income-1,957.9-1,740.688.9
credit470.5638.1135.6
debit2,428.42,378.798.0
3. Secondary income439.5738.8168.1
credit1,102.11,623.5147.3
debit662.6884.7133.5
II. Capital account5.62.035.7
credit8.44.958.3
debit2.82.9103.6
Net lending (+) / net borrowing (-)
(balance from current and capital accounts)
-1,030.3-345.033.5
III. Financial account
Net lending (+) / net borrowing (-)*
(from financial account)
-1,416.3-1,380.997.5
3.1. Direct investment-990.2-939.394.9
Net acquisition of financial assets49.638.677.8
Net incurrence of liabilities1,039.8977.994.0
3.2. Portfolio investment-107.6-1,384.7x
Net acquisition of financial assets-32.8-3.410.4
Net incurrence of liabilities74.81,381.3x
including: General Government-6.21,393.7x
3.3. Financial derivatives2.2-8.5x
Net acquisition of financial assets-1.7-0.15.9
Net incurrence of liabilities-3.98.4x
3.4. Other investment-320.7951.6x
Net acquisition of financial assets-1,135.3-88.17.8
3.4.1. Other equity0.00.0x
3.4.2. Debt instruments-1,135.3-88.17.8
3.4.2.1. Central bank131.9578.3x
3.4.2.2. Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank-811.4-2,029.2250.1
3.4.2.3. General government0.00.0x
3.4.2.4. Other sectors-455.81,362.8x
Currency and deposits160.3707.0x
Credits and loans-42.442.9x
Insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes0.00.0x
Trade credit and advances-561.8618.6x
Other accounts receivable-11.9-5.747.9
Net incurrence of liabilities-814.6-1,039.7127.6
3.4.1. Other equity0.00.0x
3.4.2. Debt instruments-814.6-1,039.7127.6
3.4.2.1. Central bank-624.3-95.715.3
3.4.2.2. Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank-147.9-1,014.3x
3.4.2.3. General government850.5495.958.3
3.4.2.4. Other sectors-892.9-425.647.7
Credits and loans-498.0-39.88.0
Insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes0.10.00.0
Trade credit and advances-399.4-392.498.2
Other accounts payable4.46.6150.0
IV. Net errors and omissions-241.6315.0x
V. Reserves and Related Items144.41,350.9x
5.1. Reserve assets144.42,050.9x
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)).