Monetary, Credit, Foreign trade, Exchange policy.


This paper contains the outlines of the monetary, credit, foreign trade and exchange policy guidelines for banks and other financial institutions in Nigeria during fiscal 1997. The circular is structured into three sections and Appendix. Section one reviews developments in the economy and the policy environment in 1996 and thus provides the background to the policy measures for 1997. While section two outlines the monetary and credit policy measures and guidelines for banks and other financial institutions. The foreign trade and exchange policy measures for 1997 are highlighted in section three and lastly a list of prohibited import and export items is provided in the Appendix.

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This publication is a journal of the Central Bank of Nigeria.

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CBN Bullion







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