The volume of issued foreign currency loans for businesses decreased by UAH 17.3 billion.
The volume of loans issued by banks for businesses in March-May increased by UAH 14.8 billion, hryvnia loans – by UAH 32.1 billion, while foreign currency loans decreased by UAH 17.3 billion.
This was announced by the Chairman of the National Bank Kirill Shevchenko on his page in Facebook.
“In business lending, the total portfolio for March-May this year increased by UAH 14.8 billion, hryvnia loans – by UAH 32.1 billion, while foreign currency loans decreased by UAH 17.3 billion. The vast majority of the increase in the hryvnia portfolio provided within the framework of state support programs,” Shevchenko said.
How the war hit the economy of Ukraine:
According to the Ministry of Finance, the monthly deficit of the state budget of Ukraine during the war reaches $5 billion.
On June 9, Finance Minister Sergei Marchenko said that the Finance Ministry is negotiating and expects to raise $20 billion in grants and loans to finance the state budget deficit by the end of the year.
In particular, it is planned to receive $4.8 billion from international partners in June, and more than $4 billion in July.
On June 20, 2022, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said that up to half of the entire economic system of Ukraine is now does not work.