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Cross-border Transactions of Individuals (Residents and Nonresidents) in Breakdown by Countries in Q2 2010

Transfers to the Russian Federation1
in favor of individuals, total in favor of resident individuals in favor of nonresident individuals
total amount of transactions,
millions of US dollars
average amount of one transaction, US dollars total amount of transactions,
millions of US dollars
average amount of one transaction, US dollars total amount of transactions,
millions of US dollars
average amount of one transaction, US dollars
Total 2,409 2,320 1,857 2,333 553 2,276
Non-CIS countries 1,965 3,773 1,517 3,649 448 4,266
of which2:
SWITZERLAND 391 27,889 319 26,838 72 33,760
UNITED STATES 227 2,086 162 1,923 65 2,643
CYPRUS 169 9,535 128 8,116 41 21,218
GERMANY 150 2,839 130 2,787 21 3,217
UNITED KINGDOM 138 4,752 115 4,713 23 4,956
LATVIA 68 4,177 52 3,782 15 6,452
NETHERLANDS 59 6,774 49 6,381 10 9,727
AUSTRIA 56 8,735 48 8,499 8 10,421
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 43 3,859 26 2,981 17 6,994
ITALY 33 1,331 25 1,282 9 1,487
FRANCE 33 3,468 19 2,785 14 5,301
TURKEY 29 1,921 13 1,173 16 3,746
CANADA 27 2,205 23 2,545 3 1,166
CHINA, PR.: MAINLAND 26 2,821 17 2,510 9 3,661
SPAIN 20 1,474 17 1,633 3 973
HONG KONG 18 4,911 13 3,992 5 13,892
JAPAN 14 3,994 9 3,116 6 7,018
GEORGIA 12 1,050 9 1,074 3 984
CZECH REPUBLIC 10 4,080 9 4,588 1 2,246
BULGARIA 4 2,588 3 2,853 1 1,638
CIS countries 445 859 340 894 105 762
KAZAKHSTAN 173 1,268 137 1,349 36 1,030
UKRAINE 68 398 52 416 16 351
UZBEKISTAN 60 1,462 42 1,429 18 1,548
KYRGYZ REPUBLIC 37 1,591 28 1,681 8 1,344
ARMENIA, REPUBLIC OF 29 1,320 23 1,356 7 1,216
TAJIKISTAN 22 1,137 16 1,154 6 1,090
AZERBAIJAN, REPUBLIC OF 21 783 15 794 6 754
BELARUS 14 314 11 323 4 289
MOLDOVA 14 832 10 832 4 834
TURKMENISTAN 6 567 4 598 1 486
Transfers from the Russian Federation1
made by individuals, total made by resident individuals made by nonresident individuals
total amount of transactions,
millions of US dollars
average amount of one transacion, US dollars total amount of transactions,
millions of US dollars
average amount of one transacion, US dollars total amount of transactions,
millions of US dollars
average amount of one transacion, US dollars
Total 7,397 1,113 4,463 1,300 2,935 913
Non-CIS countries 4,685 5,146 3,103 4,854 1,581 5,835
of which2:
CHINA, PR.: MAINLAND 761 9,294 182 3,840 579 16,788
UNITED STATES 399 8,211 298 8,678 101 7,084
SWITZERLAND 378 17,342 316 15,259 62 57,180
GERMANY 349 10,175 292 10,247 57 9,821
TURKEY 254 4,410 151 3,586 103 6,667
UNITED KINGDOM 246 12,943 201 13,548 45 10,800
SPAIN 184 13,534 177 14,776 8 4,630
JAPAN 162 9,759 152 9,514 10 16,204
ITALY 162 7,791 133 7,448 28 9,928
GEORGIA 145 666 75 692 71 641
HONG KONG 144 40,087 16 6,686 128 109,059
CYPRUS 130 2,998 123 2,872 7 11,886
FRANCE 129 12,230 100 12,851 28 10,450
BULGARIA 101 8,391 94 9,887 8 2,959
AUSTRIA 74 7,028 61 6,287 13 15,918
LATVIA 73 3,654 46 3,542 27 3,868
CZECH REPUBLIC 73 8,090 60 8,926 13 5,688
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 72 10,011 52 9,758 20 10,739
NETHERLANDS 58 15,621 41 14,144 17 20,661
CANADA 58 7,980 43 7,581 15 9,401
CIS countries 2,712 473 1,359 487 1,353 460
UZBEKISTAN 638 534 314 539 324 529
UKRAINE 525 560 279 598 245 522
TAJIKISTAN 511 354 251 365 260 344
KYRGYZ REPUBLIC 265 369 130 370 135 367
ARMENIA, REPUBLIC OF 238 570 120 604 119 540
AZERBAIJAN, REPUBLIC OF 213 646 103 639 110 653
MOLDOVA 198 479 98 481 100 478
KAZAKHSTAN 72 614 35 594 37 635
BELARUS 43 301 25 345 18 257
TURKMENISTAN 9 522 4 523 4 521
Balance3
total resident individuals nonresident individuals
total amount of transactions,
millions of US dollars
total amount of transactions,
millions of US dollars
total amount of transactions,
millions of US dollars
Total -4,988 -2,606 -2,382
Non-CIS countries -2,720 -1,586 -1,134
of which2:
CHINA, PR.: MAINLAND -736 -165 -570
TURKEY -225 -139 -86
GERMANY -198 -162 -36
UNITED STATES -172 -136 -36
SPAIN -164 -159 -4
JAPAN -148 -143 -4
GEORGIA -133 -65 -68
ITALY -128 -109 -20
HONG KONG -126 -3 -123
UNITED KINGDOM -108 -86 -22
BULGARIA -98 -90 -7
FRANCE -96 -81 -15
CZECH REPUBLIC -62 -50 -12
CANADA -31 -20 -12
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES -29 -26 -3
AUSTRIA -17 -13 -5
LATVIA -5 6 -11
NETHERLANDS 1 8 -7
SWITZERLAND 13 3 10
CYPRUS 38 5 33
CIS countries -2,268 -1,020 -1,248
UZBEKISTAN -578 -272 -306
TAJIKISTAN -489 -234 -254
UKRAINE -457 -228 -229
KYRGYZ REPUBLIC -228 -101 -127
ARMENIA, REPUBLIC OF -209 -97 -112
AZERBAIJAN, REPUBLIC OF -192 -88 -104
MOLDOVA -184 -88 -96
BELARUS -29 -14 -14
TURKMENISTAN -3 0 -3
KAZAKHSTAN 102 103 -1
1 Money transfers to Russia in favor of resident and nonresident individuals and money transfers from Russia of resident and nonresident individuals made via credit institutions (with/without opening an account) including remittances via money transfer operators.
2 Data on top 20 countries by turnover.
3 Negative balance reflects the excess of the amount of remittances from the Russian Federation over the amount of remittances to the Russian Federation.
Sources: Reports of the credit institutions “Data on Cross-border Transactions of Individuals”, reports of money transfer operators.
Updated August 24, 2010.