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Share of mutual settlements in national currencies in EAEU hits 75%, says EEC spokeswoman

According to the estimates, their share may grow to 85%

BISHKEK, May 27. /TASS/. The share of mutual settlements between Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) member states in national currencies have reached 75%, Spokeswoman of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Iya Malkina told a press conference in Bishkek on Friday.

"Currently 75% of mutual trade payments is made in national currencies (in EAEU - TASS)," she said.

Malkina expects this share to increase in the near future due to proper market environment being formed. "According to estimates provided by the commission’s experts, we may expect their share to grow to 85%," she said.