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Preliminary Balance of Payments for January, 2017



Main indicators            

Current and Capital account balance totaled to $2.4 million deficit which is $49.5 million decline compared to the same period of the previous year. The change was due to decrease by $43.9 million in goods and services account creating surplus of $19.4 million, and decrease by $5 million in income account creating deficit of $41.3 million.


Financial account had a surplus of $97.3 million which is declined by $303.3 million compared to the same period of the last year. According to the interpretation of 6th edition of Balance of Payments manual, Mongolia has a net borrowing during this period.

As of the first month of 2017, overall balance of payment deficit was $175.9 million, net error and omissions was -$76.2 million.

Table 1. Preliminary Balance of Payments for January, 2017, by million USD

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