Interest rate and crediting:
Interest rates showed because of the tight fiscal policy.
A substantial decline has also been observed in the intermediation
costs, i.e. the difference between lending and borrowing.
Also the volume of credit deposits went up by 4.6% in February
There was an increase in international reserves by 14.8%
in 2006 and this amounted to USD 22.3 billion. Thus a 5.1
times increase in international reserves was seen in a five
year period between 2002 and 2006. International reserves
as on February 2007 is at USD 22.8 billion.
Other parameters which show
the state of economy in Ukraine in 2006 (unless stated otherwise)