NBU IMF expects two billion in 2018

НБУ ожидает от МВФ два миллиарда в 2018 году

The national Bank expects the IMF money

The head of the National Bank Yakov Smoliy expects this year’s admission about $ 2 billion from the IMF, which will increase international reserves.

The national Bank expects in 2018, the receipt of about $ 2 billion from the International monetary Fund. On this day, January 25, during a press briefing said the acting Chairman of the NBU Yakov Smoliy, reports UNN.

“This year the national Bank expects about $ 2 billion from the IMF, as well as the government receives loans from the EU and the world Bank,” he said.

As said resin, it will increase international reserves to 20.5 billion (or 3.7 months of imports of the future period) at the end of 2018.

However, in 2019 and 2020 because of peak of payments on external public debt is expected to the formation of the deficit of the consolidated balance of payments and the reduction of international reserves.

In 2018-2020 the government and the NBU must pay the foreign debts of more than $ 16 billion.

We will remind, the Ukrainian authorities expect to may 2018 to fulfill all obligations under the extended Fund IMF that will allow Kiev to receive the next tranche of the loan.