The external debt of Russia in 2015 decreased by 14%

The external debt of Russia in 2015 decreased by 14%


By the end of 2015 Russia’s foreign debt decreased by 89,787 billion dollars, to 515,254 billion dollars, informs Bank of Russia.

MOSCOW, 20 Jan. The external debt of the Russian Federation on 1 January 2016 amounted 515,254 billion dollars against 599,041 billion dollars on January 1, 2015, according to preliminary data by the Bank of Russia.

Thus, the country’s external debt dropped by the end of 2015 89,787 billion, or 14%.