The Ministry of Finance announced the amount of payments on external loans this year

В Минфине озвучили сумму выплат по внешним кредитам в этом году

Ukraine will have in 2019 to pay foreign creditors on account of debt repayment and debt servicing of about 179 billion UAH, or $6.1 billion at the official rate of the National Bank.

This was stated by the Deputy Minister of Finance of Ukraine Vasyl Skuratov.

“Payments on external debt is projected to total about 179 billion UAH, or $6.1 billion at the exchange rate of the NBU,” – he said.

According to him, have including repayment in may for $1 billion Eurobonds placed in 2014 under the guarantees of the U.S. government.

Also have final maturity in September bonds for $660 million issued in 2015.

Payments to IMF during the year amount to a total of about $1.2 billion to other international financial institutions – about $0.8 billion.

The most significant payments on external debt service provided in March and September of $500 million on Eurobonds issued in restructuring in 2015.