Russian Ministry of Finance

Urals oil price increases by 27.3% this year

The average price of Urals oil in January-November 2017 was $52.17 per barrel, the website of the Russian Finance Ministry said. In 2016 the average price of Urals oil was $41.02 per barrel. Accordingly, in annual terms, …

Russia's inflation reaches critically low level

Russia's annual inflation reached 2.5-2.6%, the head of the Russian Ministry of Finance Anton Siluanov said, speaking at the Financial University forum. "Our inflation is quite low - 2.5-2.6% (in annual …

Russia reduces budget's dependence on oil

Russia's non-oil and gas budget deficit will be less than 6% in 2018-2020, the head of the Russian Ministry of Finance Anton Siluanov said, speaking yesterday at the meeting of the State Duma Committee on Budget and …

Russian oil export duty rises by by $8.2

Russia's oil export duty is expected to rise to $96.1 per tonne in November from $87.9 per tonne in October, data from the Russian finance ministry showed on Monday. The rate is calculated by the finance ministry and is based on the …

Russia to bring budget deficit down to zero

Russia's Finance Ministry expects that the budget deficit will be 2% this year, the head of the ministry Anton Siluanov said on the sidelines of the annual autumn meeting of the World Bank and the International Monetary …

Economic records of post-crisis Russia

Russia's inflation has reached a historical minimum, the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at today's government meeting  "The positive dynamics of the gross domestic product is being …