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Cross-border Transactions of Individuals (Residents and Nonresidents) in Breakdown by Countries in Q2 2011

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 3,312 2,568 2,521 2,700 791 2,222
Non-CIS countries 2,642 4,222 2,057 3,761 585 7,416
of which2:
SWITZERLAND 599 37,576 485 34,542 114 59,904
CYPRUS 301 15,165 211 11,444 90 63,472
UNITED STATES 244 2,263 190 1,902 54 6,725
GERMANY 191 2,736 167 2,494 25 7,751
UNITED KINGDOM 164 4,198 142 3,976 22 6,536
NETHERLANDS 148 13,695 126 12,570 22 27,899
LATVIA 90 4,526 71 3,929 19 10,870
AUSTRIA 58 7,644 51 7,090 7 16,224
FRANCE 47 2,588 30 2,017 17 5,175
TURKEY 44 2,316 24 1,600 20 5,014
ITALY 44 1,234 36 1,107 8 2,572
CHINA, PR.: MAINLAND 43 3,918 19 3,508 24 4,325
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 35 2,863 27 2,520 8 5,018
HONG KONG 29 6,834 20 5,279 9 22,416
SPAIN 22 1,187 19 1,119 3 2,168
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF 18 3,397 15 3,101 3 5,715
JAPAN 17 4,656 10 3,565 7 8,636
CZECH REPUBLIC 15 4,232 13 4,268 1 3,915
GEORGIA 11 1,217 10 1,244 1 1,042
BULGARIA 4 2,348 3 2,327 1 2,503
CIS countries 670 1,009 464 1,199 206 744
KAZAKHSTAN 238 1,211 182 1,345 56 913
UKRAINE 84 467 60 529 24 361
UZBEKISTAN 83 1,690 55 1,896 28 1,393
AZERBAIJAN, REPUBLIC OF 61 695 20 883 41 632
KYRGYZ REPUBLIC 60 1,670 46 1,901 14 1,193
ARMENIA, REPUBLIC OF 58 2,072 45 2,420 12 1,353
TAJIKISTAN 38 1,601 23 2,166 16 1,154
BELARUS 23 815 15 996 9 620
MOLDOVA 16 840 13 1,051 3 479
TURKMENISTAN 7 539 4 886 3 353
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 10,899 990 6,771 1,505 4,128 634
Non-CIS countries 6,860 4,420 5,197 3,787 1,663 9,258
of which2:
SWITZERLAND 884 53,058 790 50,235 95 99,981
CHINA, PR.: MAINLAND 630 5,625 284 2,792 346 33,797
UNITED STATES 550 7,678 413 6,247 137 25,014
GERMANY 426 4,948 353 4,325 73 16,041
UNITED KINGDOM 413 2,631 350 2,279 63 18,792
CYPRUS 358 7,926 336 7,512 22 49,235
TURKEY 319 4,425 199 3,451 119 8,360
SPAIN 277 12,406 269 12,495 9 10,156
HONG KONG 258 56,081 33 9,077 226 221,032
ITALY 223 7,531 190 7,161 33 10,672
JAPAN 212 6,855 203 6,667 9 17,965
GEORGIA 189 689 143 669 46 761
AUSTRIA 182 14,384 159 13,343 23 31,089
LATVIA 182 5,278 159 5,218 23 5,730
FRANCE 169 9,118 137 8,627 32 12,041
BULGARIA 138 7,968 131 8,210 7 5,156
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF 123 11,285 102 10,530 20 17,564
CZECH REPUBLIC 122 9,630 105 8,912 17 19,318
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 97 11,104 67 8,611 31 29,532
NETHERLANDS 81 15,989 53 12,085 28 40,739
CIS countries 4,040 427 1,574 503 2,465 389
UZBEKISTAN 1,069 504 163 569 906 494
TAJIKISTAN 751 273 174 323 576 261
UKRAINE 713 595 454 637 259 533
KYRGYZ REPUBLIC 406 299 214 310 192 287
ARMENIA, REPUBLIC OF 329 455 187 627 143 335
AZERBAIJAN, REPUBLIC OF 301 677 157 723 143 633
MOLDOVA 277 519 84 523 193 517
KAZAKHSTAN 116 691 80 685 36 703
BELARUS 67 463 55 570 12 253
TURKMENISTAN 9 585 5 545 5 635
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 -7,588 -4,250 -3,338
Non-CIS countries -4,218 -3,139 -1,078
of which2:
CHINA, PR.: MAINLAND -587 -265 -322
UNITED STATES -306 -224 -82
SWITZERLAND -285 -305 20
TURKEY -275 -175 -100
SPAIN -256 -250 -6
UNITED KINGDOM -249 -208 -41
GERMANY -235 -186 -48
HONG KONG -229 -12 -217
JAPAN -195 -192 -2
ITALY -180 -154 -26
GEORGIA -177 -132 -45
BULGARIA -134 -128 -7
AUSTRIA -124 -109 -16
FRANCE -122 -107 -15
CZECH REPUBLIC -107 -91 -15
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF -105 -88 -17
LATVIA -92 -87 -4
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES -62 -40 -22
CYPRUS -57 -125 68
NETHERLANDS 67 73 -6
CIS countries -3,370 -1,111 -2,259
UZBEKISTAN -987 -109 -878
TAJIKISTAN -712 -151 -561
UKRAINE -629 -394 -235
KYRGYZ REPUBLIC -345 -168 -178
ARMENIA, REPUBLIC OF -272 -142 -130
MOLDOVA -260 -71 -189
AZERBAIJAN, REPUBLIC OF -240 -138 -102
BELARUS -44 -40 -4
TURKMENISTAN -2 -1 -2
KAZAKHSTAN 122 102 20
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 December 20, 2011.