Lesotho Balance of Trade  Forecast


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Balance of Trade in Lesotho is expected to be -2548.42 LSL Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Balance of Trade in Lesotho to stand at -2512.56 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Lesotho Balance of Trade is projected to trend around -2442.13 LSL Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Lesotho Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -2610 -2548 -2546 -2525 -2513 -2442
Exports 3125 3100 3090 3086 3069 2940
Imports 5735 5716 5717 5708 5694 5604
Current Account -597 -575 -515 -463 -468 -390
Current Account to GDP -9.3 -10 -9 -9 -9 -8
External Debt 10459 10116 10020 9928 9840 9135
Terrorism Index 0.89 0.46 0.43 0.4 0.37 0.14