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Economic indices (2016)
GDP – USD 32.1 billion (Jan-Aug'2016).
GDP growth – -3.0%
Inflation – 7,6% (Aug'16 to Dec'15)
Unemployment rate: 1%
Exchange rate - 1 US $ = 1.89 Belarusian Ruble (average Jan to Spt'16)
Forex reserves – 5,5 billion USD, Gold – 1,8 billion USD (as on 01.07.2016)
Gross foreign debt – 22.23 billion USD (as on 01.07.2016)

Natural resources
In the depths of Belarus deposits of potassium and rock salt, brown coal, oil shales, iron ore, mineral construction raw materials, peat, insignificant deposits of oil and some others have been explored.
Potable and mineral water of high quality is especially abundant. All in all, there are 20.8 thousand rivers with the total length of 90.6 thousand km and 10.8 thousand lakes in the country.

Principal industries
7% - agriculture
0,7% - mining
22,7% - processing industry
3,3% - electric, gas and water production and supply
8% - construction
12,5% - trade 
7,8% - transport
14,2% – taxes
23.8 % - other

Trade (Jan-Aug 2016)
Belarus has trade relations with over 180 countries of the world.
Foreign Trade – 28.1 billion USD [Exports 13.1; Imports 15.0] 

Trade Partners
Russia (50.8%), Ukraine (7.3%), Poland (4,4%), Germany (4,3%), China (4.1%), the Netherlands (3.1%), UK (2.7%), Lithuania (2,2%), Turkey (1.5%), Italy (1,3%)



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