Net Foreign Assets rose 22.2% to BGN 50.0 bil in Bulgaria in 2016

Net Foreign Assets (BGN bil)
Banking | Bulgaria | December 11, 2018
$2.99
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Net foreign assets reached 50.0 BGN bil in 2016 in Bulgaria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 22.2 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, net foreign assets in Bulgaria reached an all time high of 50.0 BGN bil in 2016 and an all time low of -0.340 BGN bil in 1993. When compared to Bulgaria's main peers, net foreign assets in Greece amounted to 15.8 EUR bil, 129 RON bil in Romania, 1,093 RSD bil in Serbia and -62.4 TRY bil in Turkey in 2016.

Bulgaria has been ranked 99th within the group of 154 countries we follow in terms of net foreign assets, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Net Foreign Assets (Local Currency) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Albania ALL bil 389 451 479 524 615
Bosnia and Herzegovina BAM bil 5.40 5.49 6.40 7.52 8.49
Bulgaria BGN bil 21.1 25.4 28.6 35.2 40.9
Croatia HRK bil 28.9 45.4 58.3 71.2 89.0
Greece EUR bil -64.4 -28.0 5.29 8.49 8.21
Hungary HUF bil 2,401 4,074 6,969 7,975 8,341
Iran IQD bil 707,663 840,537 1,919,213 2,143,741 2,355,417 ...
Iraq IRR bil 71,630 92,454 109,239 102,457 74,818 ... ...
Macedonia MKD bil 110 112 101 137 137
Moldova MDL bil 16.4 23.2 32.1 44.2 49.3
Romania RON bil -43.6 -24.8 29.3 81.7 102
Serbia RSD bil 615 614 790 973 1,018
Turkey TRY bil 30.5 37.0 -11.6 -53.1 -80.2
Ukraine UAH bil 97.9 98.0 62.9 -52.0 45.8