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 01/03/2019 7,279.7 7,105.9
Domestic credit (total) BYN, million 01/03/2019 42,113.6 41,218.9
Net claims on general government BYN, million 01/03/2019 -8,997.7 -9,772.4
Claims on public nonfinancial corporations BYN, million 01/03/2019 18,856.2 18,854.2
Claims on private sector BYN, million 01/03/2019 28,286.4 28,166.0
Claims on nonbank financial institutions BYN, million 01/03/2019 3,968.7 3,971.1
Broad money (per monetary survey methodology) BYN, million 01/03/2019 43,379.6 42,575.0
M0 money BYN, million 01/03/2019 2,926.2 2,870.2
National Bank of the Republic of Belarus survey, end of period
Net foreign assets BYN, million 01/03/2019 13,191.4 13,294.0
Domestic credit BYN, million 01/03/2019 -9,206.6 -11,024.5
Net claims on general government BYN, million 01/03/2019 -10,856.5 -12,705.6
Claims on public nonfinancial corporations BYN, million 01/03/2019 136.6 136.6
Claims on private sector BYN, million 01/03/2019 7.0 7.0
Claims on nonbank financial institutions BYN, million 01/03/2019 1,255.6 1,255.6
Claims on banks BYN, million 01/03/2019 250.7 281.8
Monetary base BYN, million 01/03/2019 8,286.3 7,619.6
Capital account BYN, million 01/03/2019 -8,446.6 -8,448.8
Other items net BYN, million 01/03/2019 -338.6 -333.3
Interest rates of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Refinancing rate % 27/06/2018 10.0 10.5
(since 14/02/2018)
EXTERNAL SECTOR
Balance of payments of the Republic of Belarus, for the reporting quarter/year
Current account USD, million Q4, 2018 157.3 385.4
Trade balance USD, million Q4, 2018 -1,060.9 -253.5
Export of goods (FOB) USD, million Q4, 2018 8,394.9 8,598.9
Import of goods (FOB) USD, million Q4, 2018 9,455.8 8,852.4
Services balance USD, million Q4, 2018 836.7 828.0
Export of services USD, million Q4, 2018 2,297.3 2,268.0
Import of services USD, million Q4, 2018 1,460.6 1,440.0
Primary income balance USD, million Q4, 2018 -247.9 -331.6
Receivable USD, million Q4, 2018 273.9 232.6
Payable USD, million Q4, 2018 521.8 564.2
Secondary income balance USD, million Q4, 2018 629.4 142.5
Capital account USD, million Q4, 2018 1.6 0.9
Financial account USD, million Q4, 2018 59.6 44.8
Direct investment abroad USD, million Q4, 2018 27.5 -0.4
Direct investment in Belarus USD, million Q4, 2018 218.6 143.8
Portfolio investment, assets USD, million Q4, 2018 23.9 5.6
Portfolio investment, liabilities USD, million Q4, 2018 -132.4 -4.8
Financial derivatives, assets USD, million Q4, 2018 -6.4 -9.1
Financial derivatives, liabilities USD, million Q4, 2018 -1.1 3.6
Other investment, assets USD, million Q4, 2018 438.0 376.3
Other investment, liabilities USD, million Q4, 2018 338.3 185.0
Net errors and omissions USD, million Q4, 2018 2.8 -158.9
Financing USD, million Q4, 2018 102.1 182.6
International reserves USD, million 01/03/2019 7,095.2 1 7,017.7
International Reserves and international liquidity Reporting Form
Merchandise trade, for the reporting month2
Export of goods (FOB) USD, million January 2019 2,422.5 2,662.8
Import of goods (FOB) USD, million January 2019 2,429.3 3,161.2
International investment position USD, million Q4, 2018 -40,633.4 -41,253.4
Assets USD, million Q4, 2018 17,212.8 16,608.8
Direct investment USD, million Q4, 2018 889.9 876.2
Portfolio investments USD, million Q4, 2018 116.8 95.1
Financial derivatives USD, million Q4, 2018 1.7 8.2
Other investment USD, million Q4, 2018 9,046.8 8,702.9
Reserve assets USD, million Q4, 2018 7,157.6 6,926.4
Liabilities USD, million Q4, 2018 57,846.2 57,862.2
Direct investment USD, million Q4, 2018 20,791.7 20,731.5
Portfolio investments USD, million Q4, 2018 2,333.6 2,470.6
Financial derivatives USD, million Q4, 2018 2.9 4.1
Other investment USD, million Q4, 2018 34,718.0 34,656.0
Gross External Debt Position USD, million Q4, 2018 39,043.8 39,165.8
General Government USD, million Q4, 2018 17,410.4 17,061.5
Short-term USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Loans USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Long-term USD, million Q4, 2018 17,410.4 17,061.5
Special drawing rights (SDRs), Allocation4 USD, million Q4, 2018 512.7 514.3
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2018 2,003.7 2,003.5
Loans USD, million Q4, 2018 14,894.0 14,543.7
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Central Bank USD, million Q4, 2018 794.6 918.3
Short-term USD, million Q4, 2018 94.1 92.7
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2018 50.4 49.0
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Loans USD, million Q4, 2018 43.7 43.7
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Long-term USD, million Q4, 2018 700.5 825.6
Special drawing rights (SDRs), Allocation USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2018 186.8 319.6
Loans USD, million Q4, 2018 513.7 506.0
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Deposit-Taking Corporations, except the Central Bank USD, million Q4, 2018 4,892.3 4,401.9
Short-term USD, million Q4, 2018 1,769.7 1,359.2
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2018 432.8 412.1
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2018 10.4 10.4
Loans USD, million Q4, 2018 1,287.5 896.6
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2018 39.0 40.1
Long-term USD, million Q4, 2018 3,122.6 3,042.7
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2018 83.3 86.6
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2018 86.5 94.6
Loans USD, million Q4, 2018 2,952.8 2,861.5
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Other Sectors USD, million Q4, 2018 13,910.9 14,705.2
Short-term USD, million Q4, 2018 7,741.0 8,062.9
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2018 0.1 0.0
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Loans USD, million Q4, 2018 649.5 676.9
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2018 7,062.6 7,357.1
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2018 28.8 28.9
Long-term USD, million Q4, 2018 6,169.9 6,642.3
Currency and deposits USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Debt securities USD, million Q4, 2018 2.8 2.8
Loans USD, million Q4, 2018 6,167.1 6,639.5
Trade credit and advances USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Other debt liabilities3 USD, million Q4, 2018 0.0 0.0
Direct Investment: Intercompany Lending USD, million Q4, 2018 2,035.6 2,078.9
Debt liabilities of direct investment enterprises to direct investors USD, million Q4, 2018 2,005.2 2,049.1
Debt liabilities of direct investors to direct investment enterprises USD, million Q4, 2018 30.4 29.8
Debt liabilities to fellow enterprises USD, million Q4, 2018 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.