Inflation ( CCPI)25.2% (May 2023)
GDP-12.4% (4Q 2022)
Unemployment4.8% (4Q 2022)
3M T-Bill Rate25.65%
12M T-Bill Rate22.91%
2Y T-Bond Rate29.25%/ 30.00%
4Y T-Bond Rate27.25% / 27.35%
USD/LKR297/298
Reserves $2.75Bn (April 2023)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,443Mn (April 2023 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,300 Bn (Dec 2022)

Sri Lanka real return is at lowest level

Interest RatesDec 20, 2020
Sri Lanka real return is at lowest level
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Sri Lanka real return has been at it's lowest level due to continuous decline of the domestic interest rate pushed by the massive market liquidity. The inflation is also recording less than 5% for last two years due to the weak consumer demand and declining of the buying power of the public. But food inflation has started to pick up from mid of this year.

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