The deficit of CR’s investment position against abroad dropped by CZK 14.9bn q/q to CZK 1.3221 trillion. Year-on-year, the deficit grew by CZK 298.7bn and amounts to 25.8% of GDP in current prices. This stems from the data from the Czech National Bank (CNB). CR’s foreign debt totalled CZK 4.3224 trillion (i.e. 84.3% of GDP) as o the end of Q1. The debt dropped by K 25.1bn y/y. In the debt’s time structure, liabilities with original maturity longer than a year account for 40.5% of the debt liabilities.
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