Kenya Remittances  Forecast


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Remittances in Kenya is expected to be 160478.18 USD Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Remittances in Kenya to stand at 159155.42 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Kenya Remittances is projected to trend around 155235.32 USD Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Kenya Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -90068 -76536 -100886 -99748 -98754 -63421
Exports 51111 49340 46959 46831 46681 77340
Imports 141179 125876 149563 148856 148204 140761
Current Account -5074 -300 -4650 -4578 -4507 -3920
Current Account to GDP -5.2 -6.2 -6.5 -6.5 -5.25 -6
External Debt 2310 2402 2418 2422 2420 2357
Capital Flows -5514 -5254 -7061 -6066 -5064 -2154
Remittances 176098 160478 160052 159603 159155 155235
Gold Reserves 0.02 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01
Terms Of Trade 73.3 76.57 77.34 78.12 78.89 80.28
Terrorism Index 6.17 6.28 6.16 6.05 5.94 5.16
Tourist Arrivals 89782 77405 83300 82600 82200 80402
Foreign Direct Investment 89928 55044 50514 45984 41453 24980