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Accounting Chamber assessed the impact of coronavirus on the economy

Accounting Chamber assessed the impact of coronavirus on the economy
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Specialists of the Accounts Chamber of Russia said that the spread of coronavirus will have a negative impact on the global and Russian economies. The ministry said that while making specific estimates of the extent of losses is difficult - everything will depend on the further development of events.

As the TASSif the epidemic can be managed in the near future, then by the end of the year its influence on macroeconomic indicators can be leveled - China and other countries will try to compensate for interruptions in the supply of goods and services. However, if the epidemic drags on, the damage will be more substantial.

Due to the coronavirus in Russia, foreign trade with China is declining. At the same time, a slowdown in China and the global economy will also negatively affect Russia: demand for energy will decrease, oil quotes will decrease.

According to the forecast of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, in the next two months the Russian economy not threatened situation with coronavirus. After this period, production associated with the supply of components and spare parts from China may be in jeopardy. And according to Citi analysts, the economic consequences of infection can slow growth Russian GDP by 0,28 percentage points - up to 1,72%.

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