International monetary Fund announced forecast of falling of economy of Ukraine by results of 2015 by 9% when inflation up to 46% and the rate of 22 hryvnia per dollar.
Issued by Ukraine in April, the economic development program by June is no longer relevant, quoted by UNIAN updated the Foundation's report on the results of the meeting of the Board of Directors of the IMF.
according to experts of the IMF, the conflict in Eastern Ukraine, the sharp devaluation of the national currency, high inflation and a prolonged decline in industrial production has significantly reduced economic activity, domestic demand and weakened the banking system. Analysts stress that Ukraine's economy is now experiencing a deep recession, and because the baseline of the drop in GDP was reduced to minus 9%, compared with the previously announced prediction 5, 5%, and inflation – to 46% instead of 27%. At the same time, the IMF is confident that Ukraine is already showing signs of economic recovery, and in 2016 they will be more visible." Prospects of improving in the medium term are not controversial and remain unchanged ", – it is noted in the IMF report." The rate of the national currency before the end of the year will remain at 22 per dollar, causes a sharp devaluation of the hryvnia in the 3rd and fourth quarter there, and the plan of filling of gold and currency reserves of the national Bank, as the main stabilizing factor in the exchange rate, in progress, – reported in the IMF report. Remember, according to the state statistics service, inflation in the first six months of 2015 in Ukraine amounted to 40, 7%. On 6 July, the leader of the public movement "Ukrainian choice" Viktor Medvedchuk said that the efforts of " professional Russian and foreign reformers-integration of the Ukraine brought to the pre-default wealth. 30 June The Economist has described Ukraine as the worst economy in the world. This verdict was made after comparison of countries by GDP growth. According to these data, since April of last year, the Ukrainian economy contracted by 6, 5%. 2nd place went to Libya with a decrease of 6, 4% 3-m – Macau, which GDP dropped by 6%. In fourth place – Equatorial Guinea with a decrease in GDP by 5, 5%. Fifth place was taken by Russia, whose economy in one year decreased by 4%. Ukraine is now in fact remains on the brink of default. From the report of the international monetary Fund that second banks of Ukraine for the risk of loan defaults after Nigeria.