Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.55%
12M T-Bill Rate10.07%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.55%/ 10.65%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.80% / 11.85%
USD/LKR303/304
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $2,180 Mn (May 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Sri Lanka reduces fish imports while increase the exports in first nine months of 2022

OtherOct 24, 2022
Sri Lanka reduces fish imports while increase the exports in first nine months of 2022

Sri Lanka’s fish trade surplus ( exports vs imports) hits over USD 150Mn for the second continuous year, 2022 before even completing the full year. Sri Lanka records USD 192Mn net export of fish in the full year of 2021 and in the first nine months of 2022, net export is USD 171Mn.

The exported quantity has increased by 2.3% First nine months of 2022 against the same period in 2021, while the imported quantity has fallen by 29.4%.

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