Georgia received $194.1 million from abroad in April 2021, which is 145.4% more than the amount in April 2020, says the National Bank of Georgia.
Russia ($33.35 million), Italy ($31.73 million) and the United States ($24.88 million) were the largest remittance senders in April 2021.
Money transfers in April. Image: NBG.
Overall, the vast majority (94.9%) of all money transfers from abroad came from 18 countries.
Last month, remittances leaving Georgia totalled $25.8 million, as compared to $10 million in April 2020.