Balance of Payments of the Republic of Belarus with the Ukraine January-June 2018

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

(standard presentation)
USD mln
Items January-June 2017 January-June 2018 January-June 2018
to January-June 2017, %
I. Current account 996.1 1,149.4 115.4
1. Goods and services 1,011.5 1,173.8 116.0
exports 1,649.2 1,963.4 119.1
imports 637.7 789.6 123.8
1.1. Goods 1,021.1 1,159.9 113.6
exports (f.o.b.) 1,549.9 1,841.1 118.8
imports (f.o.b.) 528.8 681.2 128.8
1.2. Services -9.6 13.9 x
exports 99.3 122.3 123.2
imports 108.9 108.4 99.5
2. Primary income -11.9 -23.6 198.3
credit 3.0 2.1 70.0
debit 14.9 25.7 172.5
3. Secondary income -3.5 -0.8 22.9
credit 2.0 2.5 125.0
debit 5.5 3.3 60.0
II. Capital account 0.0 0.0 x
credit 0.0 0.0 x
debit 0.0 0.0 x
Net lending (+) / net borrowing (-)
(balance from current and capital accounts)
996.1 1,149.4 115.4
III. Financial account
Net lending (+) / net borrowing (-)*
(from financial account)
4.5 25.1 x
3.1. Direct investment -1.3 -10.1 x
Net acquisition of financial assets 0.7 2.6 x
Net incurrence of liabilities 2.0 12.7 81.8
3.2. Portfolio investment -0.1 0.6 260.0
Net incurrence of liabilities 0.0 0.6 x
Net incurrence of liabilities 0.1 0.0 x
including: General Government 0.0 0.0 x
3.3. Financial derivatives 0.0 0.0 x
Net acquisition of financial assets 0.0 0.0 x
Net incurrence of liabilities 0.0 0.0 x
3.4. Other investment 5.9 34.6 x
Net acquisition of financial assets 14.4 36.5 253.5
3.4.1. Other equity 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2. Debt instruments 14.4 36.5 253.5
3.4.2.1. Central bank 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2.2. Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 0.2 -2.8 x
3.4.2.3. General government 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2.4. Other sectors 14.2 39.3 276.8
Currency and deposits 0.1 0.1 100.0
Credits and loans 0.2 0.0 0.0
Insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes 0.0 0.0 x
Trade credit and advances 13.9 39.2 282.0
Other accounts receivable 0.0 0.0 x
Net incurrence of liabilities 8.5 1.9 22.4
3.4.1. Other equity 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2. Debt instruments 8.5 1.9 22.4
3.4.2.1. Central bank 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2.2. Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank -2.6 -2.2 84.6
3.4.2.3. General government 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2.4. Other sectors 11.1 4.1 36.9
Credits and loans 0.8 -0.3 x
Insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes 0.0 0.0 x
Trade credit and advances 10.3 4.4 42.7
Other accounts payable 0.0 0.0 x
3.5. Reserve assets 0.0 0.0 x
IV. Multilateral settlements, net errors and omissions -991.6 -1,124.3 113.4

* 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)).