NBN reports that according to the report, only the 2012 international reserves of the National Bank of Ukraine decreased by $ 7.25 billion (22.8%), from $ 31.79 billion to $ 24.55 billion. As it was reported earlier, in November 2012 the NBU international reserves decreased by 5.5% (1.46 billion) and constituted 25.355 billion dollars.
Experts are confident in further reduce of gold and currency Fund.
In December 2012, foreign currency reserves of the National Bank of Ukraine decreased by U.S. $ 830.7 million and as of 31 December constituted 24.55 billion dollars.
Note that IMF experts forecast a decline of the NBU reserves to 24 billion dollars by the end of 2012 and the tendency to decrease in 2013-2014.