Inflation ( CCPI)0.9% (March 2024)
GDP4.5% (4Q 2023)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.90%
12M T-Bill Rate10.21%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.85%/ 11.00%
4Y T-Bond Rate12.10% / 12.20%
USD/LKR298/299
Reserves $4.951Bn (March 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $860 Mn (Feb 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,020 Bn (Nov 2023)

Sri Lanka continues to control the Vehicle imports in 2021

OtherNov 15, 2020
Sri Lanka continues to control the Vehicle imports in 2021
Sri Lanka continues to control the Vehicle imports in 2021, as per the budget proposals. The value of imports related to petroleum has fallen by 38% by September 2020, while motor car registration has also plunged by 28% by Sep 2020. This reduction of import cost has been supported by the 34% price decline of crude oil prices in the global market as well.

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