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Date: 6 months ago   Category: World

"Margin of safety": why the external debt of Russia was reduced to a minimum in 10 years — RT in Russian

In 2018 the external debt of Russia was reduced by 12.4% — to $453.7 billion, the lowest value for the last 10 years. Experts connect such dynamics both with external factors, and with internal indicators of national economy. Against the background of surplus of the budget in 2.7% of GDP the state has no serious need for increase in loans. At the volume of the international reserves of the Central Bank of $472.6 billion Russia can repay completely the debt and therefore does not depend on creditors. What influenced record decrease in a debt load — in the material RT.


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