Major Macroeconomic and Financial Data of the Republic of Belarus

Data category and component Unit description Date/Period
of latest data
Latest data Data for previous
date/period
FINANCIAL SECTOR
Depository corporations survey of the Republic of Belarus, end of period
Net foreign assets BYN, million 01/03/2020 10,445.6 10,879.3
Domestic credit (total) BYN, million 01/03/2020 47,094.7 45,201.5
Net claims on general government BYN, million 01/03/2020 -11,539.5 -12,304.9
Claims on public nonfinancial corporations BYN, million 01/03/2020 20,034.5 19,674.4
Claims on private sector BYN, million 01/03/2020 34,071.0 33,413.2
Claims on nonbank financial institutions BYN, million 01/03/2020 4,528.8 4,418.7
Broad money (per monetary survey methodology) BYN, million 01/03/2020 48,394.5 47,318.4
M0 money BYN, million 01/03/2020 3,605.8 3,574.9
National Bank of the Republic of Belarus survey, end of period
Net foreign assets BYN, million 01/03/2020 18,323.1 18,539.8
Domestic credit BYN, million 01/03/2020 -11,912.5 -12,585.9
Net claims on general government BYN, million 01/03/2020 -13,368.2 -14,131.6
Claims on public nonfinancial corporations BYN, million 01/03/2020 149.4 149.5
Claims on private sector BYN, million 01/03/2020 6.9 6.8
Claims on nonbank financial institutions BYN, million 01/03/2020 1,132.4 1,132.8
Claims on banks BYN, million 01/03/2020 167.1 256.6
Monetary base BYN, million 01/03/2020 9,066.0 9,431.0
Capital account BYN, million 01/03/2020 -7,218.3 -7,585.2
Other items net BYN, million 01/03/2020 -215.9 -207.1
Interest rates of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Refinancing rate % 19/02/2020 8.8 9.0
(since 20/11/2019)
EXTERNAL SECTOR
Balance of payments of the Republic of Belarus, for the reporting quarter/year
Current account USD, million Q4, 2019 -864.2 472.5
Trade balance USD, million Q4, 2019 -2,044.4 -567.0
Export of goods (FOB) USD, million Q4, 2019 8,107.8 8,545.6
Import of goods (FOB) USD, million Q4, 2019 10,152.2 9,112.6
Services balance USD, million Q4, 2019 1,071.9 956.5
Export of services USD, million Q4, 2019 2,687.8 2,580.7
Import of services USD, million Q4, 2019 1,615.9 1,624.2
Primary income balance USD, million Q4, 2019 -195.5 -167.3
Receivable USD, million Q4, 2019 316.0 333.8
Payable USD, million Q4, 2019 511.5 501.1
Secondary income balance USD, million Q4, 2019 303.8 250.3
Capital account USD, million Q4, 2019 0.6 32.3
Financial account USD, million Q4, 2019 -1,466.9 371.0
Direct investment abroad USD, million Q4, 2019 18.8 16.7
Direct investment in Belarus USD, million Q4, 2019 200.9 8.2
Portfolio investment, assets USD, million Q4, 2019 43.3 -7.4
Portfolio investment, liabilities USD, million Q4, 2019 -115.8 138.8
Financial derivatives, assets USD, million Q4, 2019 -11.0 14.2
Financial derivatives, liabilities USD, million Q4, 2019 3.1 -1.0
Other investment, assets USD, million Q4, 2019 -514.9 300.2
Other investment, liabilities USD, million Q4, 2019 914.9 -193.3
Net errors and omissions USD, million Q4, 2019 -133.3 326.7
Financing USD, million Q4, 2019 470.0 460.5
International reserves USD, million 01/03/2020 8,804.9 1 9,243.1
International Reserves and international liquidity Reporting Form
Merchandise trade, for the reporting month2
Export of goods (FOB) USD, million January 2020 1,998.0 2,779.0
Import of goods (FOB) USD, million January 2020 2,041.1 3,842.2
International investment position USD, million Q4, 2019 -32,017.0 -31,124.2
Assets USD, million Q4, 2019 20,962.2 20,695.4
Direct investment USD, million Q4, 2019 1,426.4 1,402.8
Portfolio investments USD, million Q4, 2019 151.3 106.7
Financial derivatives USD, million Q4, 2019 7.1 20.1
Other investment USD, million Q4, 2019 9,983.9 10,334.9
Reserve assets USD, million Q4, 2019 9,393.5 8,830.9
Liabilities USD, million Q4, 2019 52,979.2 51,819.6
Direct investment USD, million Q4, 2019 14,529.2 14,341.4
Portfolio investments USD, million Q4, 2019 2,862.2 2,972.3
Financial derivatives USD, million Q4, 2019 5.5 2.5
Other investment USD, million Q4, 2019 35,582.3 34,503.4
Gross External Debt Position USD, million Q4, 2019 40,750.3 39,672.8
General Government USD, million Q4, 2019 17,148.3 16,531.4
Short-term USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Loans USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Long-term USD, million Q4, 2019 17,148.3 16,531.4
Special drawing rights (SDRs), Allocation4 USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2019 2,177.7 2,158.7
Loans USD, million Q4, 2019 14,970.6 14,372.7
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Central Bank USD, million Q4, 2019 996.0 1,112.1
Short-term USD, million Q4, 2019 120.2 121.7
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2019 62.9 65.4
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Loans USD, million Q4, 2019 57.3 56.3
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Long-term USD, million Q4, 2019 875.8 990.4
Special drawing rights (SDRs), Allocation USD, million Q4, 2019 509.4 503.9
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 125.3
Loans USD, million Q4, 2019 366.4 361.2
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Deposit-Taking Corporations, except the Central Bank USD, million Q4, 2019 5,017.8 4,908.1
Short-term USD, million Q4, 2019 1,915.3 1,779.1
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2019 1,862.5 1,727.9
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2019 7.4 7.4
Loans USD, million Q4, 2019 31.0 18.2
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2019 14.4 25.6
Long-term USD, million Q4, 2019 3,102.5 3,129.0
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2019 2,988.5 3,004.7
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2019 50.0 46.7
Loans USD, million Q4, 2019 64.0 77.6
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Other Sectors USD, million Q4, 2019 15,236.9 14,877.5
Short-term USD, million Q4, 2019 8,153.8 7,966.7
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2019 27.1 35.7
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2019 1.2 1.2
Loans USD, million Q4, 2019 635.1 614.2
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2019 7,427.5 7,252.7
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2019 62.9 62.9
Long-term USD, million Q4, 2019 7,083.1 6,910.8
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2019 265.9 254.4
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2019 580.4 586.4
Loans USD, million Q4, 2019 6,236.8 6,070.0
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0
Direct Investment: Intercompany Lending USD, million Q4, 2019 2,351.3 2,243.7
Debt liabilities of direct investment enterprises to direct investors USD, million Q4, 2019 2,335.2 2,227.8
Debt liabilities of direct investors to direct investment enterprises USD, million Q4, 2019 16.1 15.9
Debt liabilities to fellow enterprises USD, million Q4, 2019 0.0 0.0

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1The data are preliminary.

2According to the sixth edition of the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual.

3Other debt liabilities comprise insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes, and other accounts payable.

4It includes the total SDR allocation to the SDR Department.