International reserves of Ukraine on June 1, more than 10 billion dollars, an increase for the June to 346 million dollars, informs on the first day of the week the national Bank of Ukraine.
This spring, the gold and currency reserves of Ukraine reached a minimum value and amounted to $ 6 billion. On June 1 with the help of funds received from the IMF under the extended program, payment to the national Bank managed to raise the reserves to 9, 918 billion. Ukraine plans to increase gold and exchange currency reserves of up to 17-18 billion dollars by the end of 2015.
"The international reserves of Ukraine as of July 1, 2015 $ 10 billion 264 million US dollars in equivalent. In June 2015, has seen an Increase in international reserves for more than 346 million US dollars ", - is informed in the report of the NBU.
according to the regulator, growth was driven by the formation of a positive balance of interventions of the National Bank on the interbank currency market, revenues in favor of the government from the placement of government bonds of Ukraine in the amount of $ 140 million and from the conversion of RMB in the amount of 419, $ 2 million.
The inventory increase occurred despite the need to make large payments on the repayment and servicing of public and publicly guaranteed debt in foreign currency in the amount of 275, 6 million dollars, and among them, 274, $ 3 million for maintenance of bonds of external state loans and the servicing and repayment of public securities. In addition, transfers to the International monetary Fund in June amounted to 175, 7 million dollars.
"currently, the volume of international reserves of Ukraine is necessary to fulfill the obligations and ongoing operations of the government and the National Bank of Ukraine ", - stressed the NBU.