Thursday June 22 2017
Panama Current Account at -379.10 PAB Million


Panama recorded a Current Account deficit of 379.10 PAB Million in the first quarter of 2017.





Thursday June 22 2017
Panama Economic Activity Index YoY Change at 7.50 percent


Leading Economic Index in Panama increased to 7.50 percent in March from 5.50 percent in February of 2017.





Thursday June 22 2017
Panama Balance of Trade at -836970.00 PAB Thousand


Panama recorded a trade deficit of 836970 PAB Thousand in April of 2017.





Thursday June 22 2017
Panama Exports at 58509.00 PAB Thousand


Exports in Panama increased to 59701.46 PAB Thousand in March from 46335.05 PAB Thousand in February of 2017.





Thursday June 22 2017
Panama Government Debt to GDP at 39.20 percent


Panama recorded a government debt equivalent to 39.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.





Wednesday June 21 2017
Panama GDP Annual Growth Rate at 6.20 percent


Panama’s economy grew 6.2 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2017, up from the 4.5 percent expansion of the preceding period. Faster growth was mainly driven by trade (9.5 percent vs 0.7 percent in the last quarter of 2016) and transport & communications (10.4 percent vs 6.7 percent). The economy was also nudged by a rebound in manufacturing (2.0 percent vs -0.9 percent). Contrastingly, utilities expanded at a much softer pace of 2.1 percent (from 10.1 percent in Q4), while construction also lost steam (+6.6 percent vs +8.8 percent).





Monday June 19 2017
Panama Consumer Price Index Cpi at 104.50 Index Points


Consumer Price Index Cpi in Panama remained unchanged at 104.50 Index Points in May from 104.50 Index Points in April of 2017.





Monday June 19 2017
Panama Food Inflation at -0.10 percent


Cost of food in Panama decreased 0.10 percent in May of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Monday June 19 2017
Panama Inflation Rate MoM at 0.00 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Panama was unchanged in May of 2017 over the previous month.





Monday June 19 2017
Panama Cpi Transportation at 103.20 Index Points


The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Panama increased to 103.20 Index Points in May of 2017 from 103 Index Points in April of 2017.