Debt maturing within the next 12 months went up 3.3% in May since the end of last year, according to the statement.
From the borrowers’ side, the short-term debt of public sector — mainly of public banks — reached to $23.3 billion, rising 3.5% since the end of 2018.
Private sector‘s short-term debt rose 4% to hit $91.7 billion during the same period.
The bank added that the short-term foreign exchange (FX) loans of the banks received from abroad totaled $10 billion, down 8.8% from 2018-end.
“FX deposits of non-residents — except banking sector — within residents banks increased by 3.4% in comparison to the end of 2018 recording $19.7 billion, and FX deposits of non-resident banks recorded $12.8 billion decreasing by 1.6%,” it said.
Hurriyet Daily News