National currency appreciation indicates positive economic tendency

Economy
batchimeg@montsame.gov.mn
2018-05-23 16:59:47
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Central Bank presented Mongolia’s economic review today as of the first four months of 2018.

Money supply reached MNT 16.2 trillion and money flow rose by 30 percent compared to same period of the previous year. Savings grew by MNT 144.5 billion and Tugrik savings make up 55 percent of it whereas dollar savings have decreased.
 
Investment worth USD 547.9 million was made in Mongolia in the first quarter of 2018 and most of it went to mining sector. Balance of payments had MNT 42.2 million deficit, however, it is a decreased amount compared to 2017.   

Generally, according to the four months' review, money supply and value of tugrik are rising as well as amount of consumption loan increases, highlighted the Bank of Mongolia.

B.Batchimeg