Sunday December 09 2018
Brunei - Credit Rating at 15.00







Friday December 07 2018
Brunei Inflation Rate at -0.02 percent


Consumer prices in Brunei fell 0.02 percent year-on-year in October 2018, following a 0.4 percent rise in the previous month and reaching the first decline since July. Cost of transport decreased 0.2 percent, compared to a 0.2 percent gain in September. Also, prices dropped further for furnishing, household equipment & routine maintenance (-1.3 pct vs -0.8 pct); and clothing & footwear (-5.7 pct vs -0.2 pct) and continued to fall for housing, water, electricity, gas & other fuels (-0.6 pct, the same as September). Additionally, prices slowed food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.1 pct vs 1.6 pct), while inflation was steady for education (at 1.7 pct). On the other hand, cost of recreation & culture rose faster (1.8 pct vs 1.2 pct). On a monthly basis, consumer prices dropped 0.4 percent, after a 0.3 percent rise in September and marking the first monthly fall in 4 months.





Friday December 07 2018
Brunei Balance of Trade at 101.10 BND Million


Brunei trade surplus narrowed 50.5 percent year-on-year to BND 101.1 million in September 2018 from BND 204.4 million in the same month of the previous year. Imports surged 26.4 percent year-on-year to BND 543 million, boosted by higher purchases of machinery & transport equipment (22.4 pct); manufactured goods (48.0 pct); mineral fuels (24.2 pct); and chemicals (24.8 pct). The most important import partners were: China (45 pct of total imports), Singapore (15.4 pct), the US (12.8 pct) and Malaysia (10.9 pct). Meantime, exports edged up 1.6 percent to BND 644.1 million, mainly driven by sales of machinery and transport equipment (200 pct); and chemicals (221.3 pct). Main export partners were Japan (31.3 pct of total exports), Singapore (24.5 percent), Thailand (14.8 pct), Malaysia (10.4 pct) and India (10.1 pct). Considering January to September 2018, the trade surplus widened slightly to BND 2.45 billion from BND 2.39 billion in the corresponding period a year earlier.





Friday December 07 2018
Brunei Inflation Rate MoM at -0.40 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Brunei dropped 0.40 percent in October of 2018 over the previous month.





Friday December 07 2018
Brunei Imports at 543.00 Million BND


Imports to Brunei surged 26.4 percent year-on-year to BND 543 million in September of 2018, boosted by machinery & transport equipment (22.4 pct); manufactured goods (48.0 pct); mineral fuels (24.2 pct); and chemicals (24.8 pct). The highest share of inbound shipments came from China (45 pct), Singapore (15.4 pct), the US (12.8 pct) and Malaysia (10.9 pct).





Friday December 07 2018
Brunei Exports at 644.10 Million BND


Exports from Brunei rose 1.6 percent year-on-year to BND 644.1 million in September of 2018, mainly driven by machinery and transport equipment (200 pct); and chemicals (221.3 pct). Main export partners were Japan (31.3 pct of total), Singapore (24.5 percent), Thailand (14.8 pct), Malaysia (10.4 pct) and India (10.1 pct).





Friday December 07 2018
Brunei Food Inflation at 1.10 percent


Cost of food in Brunei increased 1.10 percent in October of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.





Friday December 07 2018
Brunei Consumer Price Index Cpi at 99.40 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Brunei increased to 99.40 Index Points in October from 99.80 Index Points in September of 2018.





Monday November 26 2018
Brunei Crude Oil Production at 95.00 BBL/D/1K


Crude Oil Production in Brunei increased to 95 BBL/D/1K in August from 94 BBL/D/1K in July of 2018.





Wednesday November 21 2018
Brunei Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 1856.80 BND Million


Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Brunei increased to 1856.80 BND Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 1433.20 BND Million in the first quarter of 2018.