Sri Lanka Current Account to GDP - Forecast

Current Account to GDP in Sri Lanka is expected to be -3.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Current Account to GDP is projected to trend around -2.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Sri Lanka Trade Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Balance of Trade -681 -740 -920 -995 -930 -650
Exports 1073 1000 950 890 870 910
Imports 1754 1830 1870 1885 1800 1730
Current Account -1127 -1040 -930 -895 -870 -810
Current Account to GDP -2.6 -3.2 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.5
External Debt 53487 54000 56100 57300 58000 62000
Terms of Trade 106 109 95.58 102 88.01 98.27
Tourist Arrivals 149087 232000 172500 178200 176100 244000
Gold Reserves 19.9 22.3 22.3 22.3 22.3 22.4
Terrorism Index 2.91 2.7 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.1
Tourism Revenues 372 320 335 352 378 370
Remittances 534 680 710 670 650 750
Foreign Direct Investment 719 750 390 840 410 820