ANKARA

Turkey’s central bank on Friday reported that the country’s short-term external debt stock amounted to $114.6 billion as of the end of November 2019. 

The external debt stock — maturing within one year or less — increased by 1% in November, compared to the end of 2018, according to the Central Bank of Turkey (CBRT).

The currency breakdown of the debt stock composed of 50.4% U.S. dollars, 29.7% euro, 13.8% Turkish lira and 6.1% other currencies.

“Specifically, in this period, banks’ short-term external debt stock decreased by 2.4% to $55.8 billion and other sectors’ short-term external debt stock increased

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