International Investment Position of Georgia
The net international investment position (IIP) of Georgia amounted to -17.9 billion USD (-42.9 billion GEL) for December 31 2015. This is -128.6 percent of GDP of the last four quarters. This figure has deepened by 515.2 million USD and by 499.1 million USD compared to the fourth quarter of 2014 and the previous quarter records consequently. Transactions, price and other changes were negative, while the exchange rate changes were positive during the quarter.
International assets increased by 190.5 million USD during the quarter and by 459.0 million USD annually. Total assets amounted to 6.9 billion USD (16.6 billion GEL) by the 31st of December 2015.
Liabilities increased by 974.3 million USD compared to the end of the fourth quarter figure of 2014 and by 689.6 million USD compared to the previous quarter's figure. Total liabilities amounted to 24.9 billion USD (59.5 billion GEL).
The presented statistical information is published on the website of the National Bank of Georgia under the heading "Statistics":