Statements Given on the Occasion of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) Meeting - October 8, 2016

Last Updated: October 8, 2016
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IMFC Statement by Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, United Arab Emirates (pdf file, 188.27 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen

IMFC Statement by Taro Aso, Deputy Prime Minister, Japan (pdf file, 203.99 kb)
On behalf of: Japan

IMFC Statement by Roberto Azevêdo, Director-General, World Trade Organization (pdf file, 304.92 kb)

IMFC Statement by H.E. Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, Secretary-General, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) (pdf file, 287.40 kb)

IMFC Statement by Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, Chair of the United Nations Development Group, United Nations (pdf file, 370.02 kb)

IMFC Statement by Rosine Coulibaly/Sori, Minister of Economy, Finance and Development, Burkina Faso (pdf file, 237.79 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Madagascar, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo

IMFC Statement by Luis De Guindos, Minister of Finance, Spain (pdf file, 396.66 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Colombia, Costa Rica, Spain, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, El Salvador, República Bolivariana de Venezuela

IMFC Statement by Jeroen Dijsselbloem, Minister of Finance, Kingdom of the Netherlands—Netherlands (pdf file, 421.52 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Republic of Armenia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cyprus, Georgia, Republic of Croatia, Israel, Luxembourg, Republic of Moldova, Republic of North Macedonia, Montenegro, Kingdom of the Netherlands-The Netherlands, Romania, Ukraine

IMFC Statement by Mario Draghi, President, European Central Bank (pdf file, 226.64 kb)

IMFC Statement by Claus Hjort Frederiksen, Minister of Finance, Denmark (pdf file, 309.81 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Denmark, Republic of Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Republic of Lithuania, Republic of Latvia, Norway, Sweden

IMFC Statement by Pravin Gordhan, Minister of Finance, South Africa (pdf file, 131.93 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Kingdom of Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Republic of South Sudan, Kingdom of Eswatini, United Republic of Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe

IMFC Statement by Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, OECD (pdf file, 453.22 kb)

IMFC Statement by Philip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer, H.M. Treasury, United Kingdom (pdf file, 231.56 kb)
On behalf of: United Kingdom

IMFC Statement by Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Governor, Bank Negara Malaysia, Malaysia (pdf file, 241.35 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Brunei Darussalam, Republic of Fiji, Indonesia, Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Myanmar, Malaysia, Nepal, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Tonga, Vietnam

IMFC Statement by Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance, India (pdf file, 331.15 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Sri Lanka

IMFC Statement by Peter Kažimír, Chairman, EU Council of Economic and Finance Ministers (pdf file, 330.76 kb)

IMFC Statement by Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary-General, UNCTAD (pdf file, 377.35 kb)

IMFC Statement by Jacob J. Lew, Governor of the Fund and the Bank, United States (pdf file, 243.63 kb)
On behalf of: United States

IMFC Statement by Mohamed Loukal, Governor of the Bank of Algeria, Algeria (pdf file, 126.61 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Algeria, Ghana, Islamic Republic of Iran, Morocco, Pakistan, Tunisia

Statement by Ueli Maurer, Minister of Finance, Switzerland (pdf file, 118.63 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan

IMFC Statement by Henrique de Campos Meirelles, Minister of Finance, Brazil (pdf file, 358.87 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Brazil, Cabo Verde, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guyana, Haiti, Nicaragua, Panama, Suriname, Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, Trinidad and Tobago

IMFC Statement by Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance, Canada (pdf file, 223.32 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Belize, Barbados, Canada, Dominica, Grenada, Ireland, Jamaica, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines

IMFC Statement by Scott Morrison, Treasurer, Australia (pdf file, 125.68 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Australia, Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, Republic of Korea, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Mongolia, New Zealand, Republic of Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Seychelles, Tuvalu, Republic of Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Samoa

IMFC Statement by Pierre Moscovici, Commissioner, European Commission (pdf file, 392.57 kb)

IMFC Statement by Pier Carlo Padoan, Minister of Economy and Finance, Italy (pdf file, 399.70 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Albania, Greece, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Republic of San Marino

IMFC Statement by Alfonso Prat-Gay, Minister of Treasury and Public Finance, Argentina (pdf file, 438.99 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Peru, Paraguay, Uruguay

IMFC Statement by Guy Ryder, Director-General, International Labour Organization (pdf file, 408.66 kb)

IMFC Statement by Michel Sapin, Minister for the Economy and Finance, France (pdf file, 442.92 kb)
On behalf of: France

IMFC Statement by Wolfgang Schäuble, Federal Minister of Finance, Germany (pdf file, 181.25 kb)
On behalf of: Germany

IMFC Statement by Mehmet Şimşek, Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey (pdf file, 388.70 kb)
On behalf of the constituency consisting of: Austria, Republic of Belarus, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovak Republic, Republic of Slovenia, Turkey, Republic of Kosovo

IMFC Statement by Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor, People's Bank of China, People’s Republic of China (pdf file, 328.63 kb)
On behalf of: People's Republic of China