Rus News Journal

V.Putin: the Forecast of growth of gross national product on 2005. More optimistically 6,4 %

Today at a meeting with members of the government of the Russian Federation president Vladimir Putin has specified the forecast of growth of gross national product of Russia for the next year, informs TV channel Russia .
At a meeting V.Putin has noted: there Were some changes concerning government estimations to forecasts of growth of development of economy. Now the forecast is more optimistical - 6,4 %, but it is necessary to work more actively over search of all possible variants and points of growth of national economy .
we Will remind, earlier the Minister of economic development and trade of the Russian Federation Herman Gref predicted gross national product growth in 2004. On 6,4 %. Also head MERT has informed that gross national product for January - February, 2004 has grown on 8,3 % in comparison with January - February 2003. Such data contains in monitoring of the Ministry of economic development and trade of the Russian Federation for January - February 2004.
we Will notice that in the budget 2004. The indicator of 5,2 % of annual growth of gross national product is put at the price for oil 20 dollars for barrel. However, by estimations MERT, growth of gross national product following the results of 2004. Can make 5,7 - 5,8 %.
Earlier G.Gref informed that rates of increase of gross national product of Russia on 2005. Are planned at a rate of 5,8 % at the average price for oil in 24 dollars for barrel. According to G.Gref, key parametres of economic development of the country are brought in the government the next year and 3 - the summer period. He has specified that this document is prepared MERT together with the Ministry of Finance, the Central Bank and the profile ministries.