IMF mission to assess Lithuania’s economic and financial resilience
Today, the Mission of the European Department of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Borja Gracia, starts it work in Lithuania. The IMF experts will analyse the general macroeconomic climate in Lithuania, its economic development patterns and the situation in the financial sector. Based on the information gathered during the mission, the IMF experts will assess Lithuania’s economic and financial resilience to potential shocks.
By 25 June, the members of the IMF mission will meet with the representatives of the Bank of Lithuania, the Ministry of Finance, other state institutions and the private sector.
The mission has arrived to work on preparation for the annual consultations with the Republic of Lithuania under Article IV of the Articles of Agreement of the International Monetary Fund.
Lithuania has been a member of the IMF since 1992. Currently, the membership of the IMF includes 189 countries.