The external debt of Russia for 9 months has decreased on 10,2%, to $538,2 billion

The external debt of Russia for 9 months has decreased on 10,2%, to $538,2 billion


On January 1, 2015 the country’s external debt amounted to 599,041 billion. Thus, during the reporting period the figure decreased by 60,844 billion.

MOSCOW, 31 Dec. External debt of the Russian Federation on 1 October 2015 $ 538,197 billion dollars against 599,041 billion dollars on January 1, 2015, according to revised data by the Bank of Russia.

Thus, the country’s external debt decreased for the nine months 60,844 billion, or 10.2%.

Earlier, according to preliminary data of the controller, the external debt of the Russian Federation of 1 October 2015 was 521,61 billion.