Exports from Sri Lanka rose 5.8 percent year-on-year to USD 1,084 million in June, boosted by shipments of industrial products (9.3 percent), namely textiles and garments (11.4 percent); rubber products (2.3 percent) and transport equipment (690.4 percent). In contrast, agricultural exports slumped (-6.8 percent), dragged down by lower sales of tea (-12.7 percent) while mineral shipments dropped 9.9 percent. Exports in Sri Lanka averaged 747.01 USD Million from 2003 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 1137 USD Million in March of 2019 and a record low of 304.80 USD Million in April of 2003.

Exports in Sri Lanka is expected to be 1150.00 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Exports in Sri Lanka to stand at 1190.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Exports is projected to trend around 1340.00 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Sri Lanka Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -316.00 -823.00 -50.10 -1100.70 USD Million [+]
Current Account 423.20 -815.14 423.20 -1695.29 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.00 -2.60 -0.40 -19.30 percent [+]
Exports 1084.00 961.00 1137.00 304.80 USD Million [+]
Imports 1400.00 1784.00 2048.00 408.00 USD Million [+]
External Debt 54221.66 52310.45 54221.66 37098.10 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 113.97 87.21 161.24 74.50 Index Points [+]
Tourist Arrivals 143587.00 115701.00 253169.00 5536.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 19.89 19.90 23.10 3.63 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 4.05 2.91 7.13 2.91 [+]
Tourism Revenues 313.40 458.60 475.20 19.30 USD Million [+]
Remittances 562.10 553.70 729.35 241.34 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 167.00 352.00 961.00 20.00 USD Million [+]

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Sri Lanka Exports

Sri Lanka exports mostly textiles and garments (52% of total exports) and tea (17%). Others include: spices, gems, coconut products, rubber and fish. Main export partners are United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium and Italy. This page provides the latest reported value for - Sri Lanka Exports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Sri Lanka Exports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1084.00 961.00 1137.00 304.80 2003 - 2019 USD Million Monthly




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