Friday April 28 2017
Brunei Crude Oil Production at 100.00 BBL/D/1K


Crude Oil Production in Brunei decreased to 100 BBL/D/1K in December from 116 BBL/D/1K in November of 2016.





Tuesday April 25 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Brunei at 0.30 percent


Deposit Interest Rate in Brunei remained unchanged at 0.30 percent in 2016 from 0.30 percent in 2015.





Tuesday April 25 2017
Brunei Exports at 649.90 Million BND


Exports from Brunei increased 19.2 percent year-on-year to BND 649.9 million in February of 2017, driven by faster sales of: machinery and transport equipment (33.3 percent), miscellaneous manufactured articles (7.9 percent), mineral fuels (19.8 percent), and chemicals (6 percent). In contrast, sales fell for manufactured goods (-56.1 percent). Main export partners were Japan (24.0 percent of total exports), South Korea (16.5 percent), India (14.5 percent), Malaysia (12.5 percent), and Thailand (12.3 percent).





Tuesday April 25 2017
Brunei Imports at 273.00 Million BND


Imports to Brunei rose 13.4 percent year-on-year to BND 273 million in February of 2017, due to higher purchases of: machinery and transport equipment (33.5 percent), mineral fuels (66.7 percent), chemicals (7.8 percent), and food (11.7 percent). The highest share of imports came from the USA (24.1 percent of total imports), Malaysia (19.6 percent of total imports), and Singapore (18.4 percent).





Tuesday April 25 2017
Brunei Balance of Trade at 376.90 Million BND


Brunei trade surplus jumped 23.8 percent year-on-year to BND 376.9 million in February of 2017 compared to a BND 304.4 million surplus a year earlier. It was the largest surplus since July 2016 as exports rose more than imports. Exports increased 19.2 percent to BND 649.9 million, driven by faster sales of: machinery and transport equipment (33.3 percent), miscellaneous manufactured articles (7.9 percent), mineral fuels (19.8 percent), and chemicals (6 percent). Main export partners were Japan (24.0 percent of total exports), South Korea (16.5 percent), India (14.5 percent), Malaysia (12.5 percent), and Thailand (12.3 percent). Imports went up 13.4 percent to BND 273 million due to higher purchases of: machinery and transport equipment (33.5 percent), mineral fuels (66.7 percent), chemicals (7.8 percent), and food (11.7 percent). The highest share of imports came from the USA (24.1 percent of total imports), Malaysia (19.6 percent of total imports), and Singapore (18.4 percent).





Monday April 10 2017
Brunei Interest Rate at 5.50 percent


The benchmark interest rate in Brunei was last recorded at 5.50 percent.





Tuesday April 04 2017
Brunei Money Supply M0 at 1335.80 BND Million


Money Supply M0 in Brunei decreased to 1335.80 BND Million in January from 1380.80 BND Million in December of 2016.





Tuesday April 04 2017
Brunei GDP Annual Growth Rate at -3.60 percent


Brunei's economy shrank 3.6 percent year-on-year in the December quarter of 2016, the same pace as in the previous period. The contraction was mainly driven by manufacture of liquefied natural gas and methanol (-13.4 percent from -2 percent in Q3); wholesale and retail trade (-7 percent from -10.6); oil and gas mining (-3.9 percent from -4.3 percent) and construction (-1.6 percent from -6.7 percent). By contrast, output recovered for agriculture, forestry and fishery (1.6 percent from -5.1 percent) and government services (0.1 percent from -4 percent). Considering full 2016, economy contracted 2.5 percent compared with 0.4 fall in the previous year.





Monday April 03 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Brunei at 72.00


Brunei is ranked 72 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Brunei improved to 72 in 2016 from 97 in 2015.





Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Personal Income Tax Rate at 0.00 percent


The Personal Income Tax Rate in Brunei stands at 0 percent.