The Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) member states are actively working to reduce the share of the dollar in mutual settlements, said Deputy Minister of Economic Development Dmitry Volvach.
“The EEU countries are intensifying the work of reducing the share of the dollar in mutual settlements. Ensuring mutual settlements in national currencies between the beneficiaries of the Member States is one of the principles of the implementation of the monetary policy agreed in the EEU. “We have been doing this work for more than a year, and today most of the union’s calculations are carried out in national currencies,” the press service of the Ministry of Economic Development quoted Volvach as saying.
According to the Deputy Minister, in 2021 Share of settlements in national currencies in 2013 ․ From 63% to 74%.
“During the March 17 sitting of the EEC Council, the countries discussed the possibility of carrying out calculations in the framework of the transfer and distribution of import duties in Russian rubles by mutual agreement,” the press service of the Ministry of Economic Development said in a statement.