Non-performing loans reached 2.81 USD bil in 2017 in Belarus, according to the National Central Bank. This is 7.22 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans in Belarus reached an all time high of 2.81 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.083 USD bil in 2005. When compared to Belarus's main peers, non-performing loans in Lithuania amounted to 0.929 USD bil, 20.3 USD bil in Poland, 97.8 USD bil in Russia and 21.3 USD bil in Ukraine in 2017.
Belarus has been ranked 31st within the group of 79 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans, 15 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.