Bashkiria businessmen now borrow less
UFA, 28 November 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Galina Bakhshieva/.
Lending to small and medium-sized enterprises of Bashkortostan decreased by 6.1 percent in January-September of this year compared to the previous year, and amounted to 60.8 billion rubles. In Russia as a whole there was a decline of 4.1 percent on average.
The loan balance of this category of borrowers also fell by 2.9 percent and is equal to 71.2 billion rubles.
The volume of overdue loans in the segment of lending to small and medium-sized businesses amounted to 5.3 billion rubles and decreased in the region by 12 percent, as compared to the same period in 2015.
The share of overdue loans is accounted for 7.4 percent for the period, the press service of the Department — National Bank RB Ural Main Directorate of the Central Bank of Russia informs.