The total amount of funds allocated for the purchase of foreign currency on the domestic foreign exchange market in the period from 15 January to 6 February 2018, will be 257,1 billion roubles. Accordingly, the daily volume of purchases of foreign currency amount to the equivalent of 15.1 billion roubles, is spoken in the message of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation.
The expected volume of additional oil and gas revenues of the Federal budget associated with the excess of actual oil prices over the base level projected in the January 2018 in the amount of +257,1 billion roubles
In connection with the change of procedure for determining the amount of additional (unpaid) oil and gas revenues of the Federal budget in the calculation of the volume of purchases of foreign currency in January 2018 does not include the deviation of the actual received oil and gas revenues last month of their assessment. Starting in February 2018, the value of the specified adjustment will be included in the monthly amount of the purchase (sale) of foreign currency.
To the transactions of purchase of foreign currency by the Finance Ministry will be involved, the Bank of Russia. Every working day within the specified period, the Bank of Russia will enter into transactions of purchase of foreign currency on the exchange market of the Moscow exchange evenly throughout the trading day.