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

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

(standard presentation)
USD mln
Items January-March 2017 January-March 2018 January-March 2018
to January-March 2017, %
I. Current account 485.1 434.7 89.6
1. Goods and services 493.5 450.7 91.3
exports 766.7 820.0 107.0
imports 273.2 369.3 135.2
1.1. Goods 491.1 443.8 90.4
exports (f.o.b.) 722.4 767.4 106.2
imports (f.o.b.) 231.3 323.6 139.9
1.2. Services 2.4 6.9 287.5
exports 44.3 52.6 118.7
imports 41.9 45.7 109.1
2. Primary income -6.5 -16.5 253.8
credit 1.6 1.2 75.0
debit 8.1 17.7 218.5
3. Secondary income -1.9 0.5 x
credit 0.8 1.3 162.5
debit 2.7 0.8 29.6
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)
485.1 434.7 89.6
III. Financial account
Net lending (+) / net borrowing (-)*
(from financial account)
2.1 -5.1 x
3.1. Direct investment -1.5 -9.9 x
Net acquisition of financial assets 0.6 1.1 183.3
Net incurrence of liabilities 2.1 11.0 x
3.2. Portfolio investment 0.0 0.7 x
Net incurrence of liabilities 0.0 0.7 x
Net incurrence of liabilities 0.0 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 3.6 4.1 113.9
Net acquisition of financial assets 6.7 11.6 173.1
3.4.1. Other equity 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2. Debt instruments 6.7 11.6 173.1
3.4.2.1. Central bank 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2.2. Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 0.2 -2.9 x
3.4.2.3. General government 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2.4. Other sectors 6.5 14.5 223.1
Currency and deposits 0.1 -0.1 x
Credits and loans -0.1 0.0 0.0
Insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes 0.0 0.0 x
Trade credit and advances 6.5 14.6 224.6
Other accounts receivable 0.0 0.0 x
Net incurrence of liabilities 3.1 7.5 241.9
3.4.1. Other equity 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2. Debt instruments 3.1 7.5 241.9
3.4.2.1. Central bank 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2.2. Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 0.0 1.8 x
3.4.2.3. General government 0.0 0.0 x
3.4.2.4. Other sectors 3.1 5.7 183.9
Credits and loans 0.7 -0.2 x
Insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes 0.0 0.0 x
Trade credit and advances 2.4 5.9 245.8
Other accounts payable 0.0 0.0 x
3.5. Reserve assets 0.0 0.0 x
IV. Multilateral settlements, net errors and omissions -483.0 -439.8 91.1

* 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)).