Mali Interest Rate

The benchmark interest rate in Mali was last recorded at 3.50 percent. Interest Rate in Mali is reported by the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO). Interest Rate in Mali averaged 3.99 Percent from 2010 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 4.25 Percent in January of 2011 and a record low of 3.50 Percent in September of 2013. Mali is a member of the Economic and Monetary Community of West Africa (UEMOA). In UEMOA, interest rates decisions are taken by the Central Bank of West African States’ Monetary Policy Committee. The Central Bank of West African States’ official rate is the key interest rate. This page provides - Mali Interest Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
3.50 3.50 4.25 3.50 3.50 | 2014/03 2010 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Interest Rate | Notes
The interest rate shown on this page refers to the central bank benchmark interest rate. Usually, the central bank benchmark interest rate is the overnight rate at which central banks make loans to the commercial banks under their jurisdiction. Moving the benchmark interest rate, the central bank is able to make an impact on interest rates of commercial banks, inflation level of the country and national currency exchange rate. Reduction of interest rates should bring increase in business activity, a rise in inflation rate and weakening of national currency. In case of increase in interest rates the level of business activity is likely to drop, inflation declines and national currency strengthens.


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Mali Inflation Rate at 0.70 Percent  
The inflation rate in Mali was recorded at 0.70 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Mali is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique, Mali.
Mali Industrial Production at 3.10 Percent  
Industrial Production in Mali increased 3.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the same quarter in the previous year. Industrial Production in Mali is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique, Mali.
Mali Current Account at -391.00 USD Million  
Mali recorded a Current Account deficit of 391 USD Million in 2012. Current Account in Mali is reported by the World Bank.
Mali Current Account to GDP at -3.80 Percent  
Mali recorded a Current Account deficit of 3.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Mali is reported by the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).
Mali Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 18.00 Percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Mali stands at 18 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Mali is reported by the Ministry of Economy and Finance.
Mali Balance of Trade at -197.50 CFA Franc Billion  
Mali recorded a trade deficit of 197.50 CFA Franc Billion in the second quarter of 2013. Balance of Trade in Mali is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique, Mali.
Mali Interest Rate at 3.50 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Mali was last recorded at 3.50 percent. Interest Rate in Mali is reported by the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).
Mali Government Budget at -6.40 Percent of GDP  
Mali recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 6.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Budget in Mali is reported by the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).
Mali Imports at 512.15 CFA Franc Billion  
Imports in Mali increased to 512.15 CFA Franc Billion in the second quarter of 2013 from 440.53 CFA Franc Billion in the first quarter of 2013. Imports in Mali is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique, Mali.
Mali Exports at 314.65 CFA Franc Billion  
Exports in Mali increased to 314.65 CFA Franc Billion in the second quarter of 2013 from 276.75 CFA Franc Billion in the first quarter of 2013. Exports in Mali is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique, Mali.
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