Ukraine has coped with the “hole” in the budget.

In the first eight months of 2017 consolidated state budget of Ukraine is executed with a surplus on the above 68,6 billion. It is stated in the materials of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).

“The consolidated budget is executed with a significant surplus of 15.8 billion in August and 68,6 billion UAH for January-August 2017 – due to the high rate of growth of incomes”, – stated in the latest economic and monetary survey of the NBU.

The national Bank stresses that the greatest growth of budget revenues ensured economic factors: the improvement of the financial results of enterprises, the growth of family incomes, the recovery in domestic demand. Spending as a whole grew moderately, despite the increase in August.


  • The NBU said about the main economic trends in Ukraine

In this case the NBU predicts an increase in social and pension spending from the state budget.

We will remind, in August 2016, the consolidated budget was executed with a deficit of 11.29 billion. In General, cancel years was consolidated with the “holes” in 54,68 billion.