Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.14%
12M T-Bill Rate9.95%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.10%/ 10.20%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.60% / 11.70%
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 Rupee lost some grounds but still better than two weeks ago

Exchange RateMar 14, 2023
Sri Lanka Rupee lost some grounds but still better than two weeks ago

Sri Lanka rupee closed at USD / LKR 336/341 Tuesday in the spot market, down from 320/328 from the previous day. LKR appreciated against USD sharply during the last few days after CBSL ease the surrender rule and remove the managed peg.

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