Sri Lanka Balance of Trade  Forecast


Sri Lanka Balance of Trade
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Balance of Trade in Sri Lanka is expected to be -801.50 USD 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 Sri Lanka to stand at -740.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Balance of Trade is projected to trend around -650.00 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Sri Lanka Trade Last Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Balance of Trade -999 -802 -781 -756 -740 -650
Exports 941 950 938 928 918 853
Imports 1940 1790 1786 1772 1756 1639
Current Account -426 -459 -536 -451 -484 -435
Current Account to GDP -2.4 -2.2 -2.2 -3.12 -2.2 -3.5
External Debt 50202 51049 51256 51088 51081 48122
Terms of Trade 124 114 114 113 112 110
Tourist Arrivals 244536 191000 125000 154000 232000 244000
Gold Reserves 22.25 21.56 20.94 20.33 19.77 16.52
Terrorism Index 2.91 3.25 3.19 3.13 3.07 4.54
Tourism Revenues 287 269 276 268 263 232
Remittances 562 528 528 526 710 748
Foreign Direct Investment 80 115 329 78.89 481 391