Corporate loans reached 11.3 USD bil in 2017 in Lithuania, according to the National Central Bank. This is 21.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, corporate loans in Lithuania reached an all time high of 15.9 USD bil in 2008 and an all time low of 0.470 USD bil in 1993. When compared to Lithuania's main peers, corporate loans in Belarus amounted to 15.2 USD bil, 8.33 USD bil in Estonia, 10.0 USD bil in Latvia and 472 USD bil in Russia in 2017.
Lithuania has been ranked 39th within the group of 75 countries we follow in terms of corporate loans, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Corporate loans are loans made to businesses for a specific business purpose.