For nine months of 2023, the total volume of transactions made by bank holders in the territory of the Republic of Abkhazia amounted to 26.3 billion rubles. Compared to the same period in 2022, the total volume of transactions increased by 16% (3.6 billion). As a result of completed transactions, the share of APRA cards was 38.4%, the cards of the Mir payment system were 33.5%, and the cards of international payment systems were 28.1%.
The volume of transactions on additional bank cards in NPS APRA for the nine months of 2023 increased by 22.6% (3.0 billion rubles) and amounted to 16.1 billion rubles. At the same time, transactions worth RUB 8.8 billion have been made with Mir cards since the beginning of the year, which is 74.8% (RUB 3.8 billion) more than in 2022.
Over the nine months of 2023, 9.9 billion rubles were paid for goods and services using bank cards in the Republic of Abkhazia. This is calculated by 125% of the indicator for the variable period of last year (RUB 4.4 billion).
Holders of APRA “Mir” bank cards in the territory of the Republic of Abkhazia for the nine months of 2023 completed transactions worth 78 million rubles, which is 24 million more than the previous year.
The volume of cross-border transfers (P2P) from cards of the Mir payment system to APRA cards in the reporting period amounted to 189 million rubles (90.9% higher than in 2022).
During the period under review, the participating banks of NPS “APRA” installed 536 POS terminals and 25 ATMs. On October 1, 2023, the terminal infrastructure of the APRA grew to more than four thousand devices.