Ulyukayev predicted the decline of Russia’s GDP by the end of 2015 3.7%


Moscow. November 23. The decline of Russia’s GDP by the end of 2015 will amount to 3.7 per cent, said the Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev at the annual meeting with heads of diplomatic missions of the countries-members of EU in Moscow.

Previously Rosstat reported that Russia’s GDP in January-September 2015 fell by 3.7%, in line with the assessment of the Ministry of economic development.

The official forecast of Ministry of economic development foresees a decline in GDP in 2015 by 3.9%, while the head of the Ministry Alexei Ulyukayev has previously said that the decline may be slightly less.