Thursday December 13 2018
Jamaica Inflation Rate at 4.70 percent


Consumer prices in Jamaica increased at a faster pace of 4.7 percent year-on-year in October 2018, following a 4.3 percent jump in the previous month. It was the highest inflation in nine months, as the prices of food & beverages climbed 5.6 percent, compared to 4.1 percent in September, as prices for vegetables climbed by 13.3 percent (vs +7.3 percent) and those for fruit by 11.1 percent (vs 10.4 percent). This increase overshadowed a downturn in prices for utilities, which still rose a well above average 7.3 percent (vs +10.5 percent). Also, prices for alcohol & tobacco increased at a softer pace of 1.8 percent (vs 2.2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices increased 0.7 percent after climbing 1.1 percent in the previous month.





Sunday December 09 2018
Jamaica - Credit Rating at 23.75


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Jamaica stands at B with positive outlook. Moody's credit rating for Jamaica was last set at B3 with positive outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Jamaica was last reported at B with positive outlook.





Saturday December 08 2018
Jamaica Foreign Exchange Reserves at 3180.17 USD Million


Foreign Exchange Reserves in Jamaica decreased to 3180.17 USD Million in November from 3207.27 USD Million in October of 2018.





Wednesday November 28 2018
Jamaica Gasoline Prices at 1.02 USD/Liter


Gasoline Prices in Jamaica decreased to 1.02 USD/Liter in November from 1.07 USD/Liter in October of 2018.





Monday November 26 2018
Jamaica Current Account at -89.10 USD Million


Jamaica recorded a Current Account deficit of 89.10 USD Million in the second quarter of 2018.





Monday November 26 2018
Jamaica Balance of Trade at -1037303.00 USD Thousand


Jamaica recorded a trade deficit of 1037303 USD Thousand in the second quarter of 2018.





Monday November 26 2018
Jamaica Imports at 1444701.00 USD Thousand


Imports in Jamaica increased to 1444701 USD Thousand in the second quarter of 2018 from 990674.67 USD Thousand in the first quarter of 2018.





Monday November 26 2018
Jamaica Exports at 407398.00 USD Thousand


Exports in Jamaica increased to 407398 USD Thousand in the second quarter of 2018 from 273717.50 USD Thousand in the first quarter of 2018.





Monday November 26 2018
Jamaica Tourist Arrivals at 219138.00 people


Tourist Arrivals in Jamaica decreased to 219138 people in September from 311861 people in August of 2018.





Monday November 26 2018
Jamaica Remittances at 2305.20 USD Million


Remittances in Jamaica increased to 2305.20 USD Million in 2017 from 2291.50 USD Million in 2016.