In January-March 2019, the volume of remittances to Kyrgyzstan reached 540,4 million dollars, reports 24kg.
Compared with the first three months of 2018, the figure grew by 34,6 million dollars. In March, migrants have transferred 195,8 million dollars to the country. Over the month, the figure grew by 16,4 million dollars.
Russia accounts for more than 90 percent of the remittances — 530,3 million dollars.
USA takes the 2nd place in terms of money transfers with 6,6 million dollars. Other 3,3 million dollars have been transferred to Kyrgyzstan from other countries.
In January-March 2019, there was also an outflow of funds — 116,5 million dollars. The main part of the money was transferred to Russia — 115,6 million dollars.
The net inflow of remittances in January-February 2019 to Kyrgyzstan amounted to 423.9 million dollars.
At the end of 2018, the volume of remittances to the republic amounted to 2,685.3 billion dollars. At least 542,2 million dollars have been transferred from Kyrgyzstan to other states. Net inflow amounts to 2,143.1 billion dollars.