Jamaica Current Account to GDP  Forecast


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Current Account to GDP in Jamaica is expected to be -5.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Jamaica Current Account to GDP is projected to trend around -6.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Jamaica Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -1395609 -858734 -861660 -862906 -863795 -867255
Exports 345115 351149 361726 370558 378119 408195
Imports 1395609 1241647 1253550 1261920 1267900 1282171
Current Account -49.3 -71.05 -70.09 -69.52 -69.18 -68.63
Current Account to GDP -0.7 -5.2 -4 -4 -6.45 -6
Remittances 2292 2318 2317 2317 2316 2275
Terrorism Index 0.12 0.03 0.02 0.02 0.01 0.01
Tourist Arrivals 304572 260100 248300 240100 234800 225100
Capital Flows -44.9 67.32 78.18 66.81 61.12 60.25