MOSCOW, July 14 – PRIME. In May, Russian credit institutions doubled the export of foreign currency in cash – to $ 812.3 million (hereinafter in dollar terms) against $ 416.9 million in April, RIA Novosti found out based on data from the Bank of Russia. By the end of July, the dollar may fall in price to annual minimum Export of foreign currency has been steadily growing for the third month in a row: in February, banks exported $ 237.6 million, in March – 19% more (282.1 million), in April – almost 1.5 times more ($ 416.9 million) ). The main contribution to the May dynamics was made by the American currency, the export of which increased from April 332.4 million to $ 652.8 million. At the same time, the export of euros decreased by 16.5% (from $ 82.2 million in April to $ 69.2 million). In addition, the statistics of the regulator for the first time since the beginning of the year included data on the export of Belarusian rubles in cash – in May, banks took them out in the amount of $ 0.3 million. The banks imported cash foreign currency less actively: the import of foreign currency in May decreased by 10% from 1.39 billion to 1.25 billion dollars. Here the main contribution was made by the European currency, the import of which fell by almost 3.5 times from 483 million to 141.6 million. Import of dollars, on the contrary, slightly increased – from 906.5 million to 1.01 billion (an increase of 12%).