Thursday March 23 2017
Senegal GDP Annual Growth Rate at 4.00 percent


The economy of Senegal expanded 4 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, following a 6 percent growth in the previous period. Production rose less in services (4.6 percent from 6.2 percent in Q3), namely transport (4.1 percent from 29.5 percent), mining (22.5 percent from 24.4 percent) and fishing (12.5 percent from 15.8 percent) and manufacturing shrank 1.7 percent (3.9 percent in Q3). In contrast, output increased faster for agriculture (6.9 percent from 5.7 percent). On a quarterly basis, the GDP expanded sharply by 19.8 percent after falling by 0.3 percent in the previous quarter. Considering full 2016, economy grew by 6.5 percent, at the same pace as in 2015.





Wednesday March 22 2017
Senegal Industrial Production at -0.10 percent


Industrial Production in Senegal decreased 0.10 percent in January of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Wednesday March 22 2017
Senegal Industrial Production MoM at -6.40 percent


Industrial Production in Senegal decreased 6.40 percent in January of 2017 over the previous month.





Sunday March 19 2017
Senegal Consumer Price Index Cpi at 105.60 Index Points


Consumer Price Index Cpi in Senegal decreased to 105.70 Index Points in January from 106.90 Index Points in December of 2016.





Sunday March 19 2017
Senegal Food Inflation at 6.30 percent


Cost of food in Senegal increased 6.80 percent in December of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.





Sunday March 19 2017
Senegal Inflation Rate MoM at -0.10 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Senegal increased 1.10 percent in January of 2017 over the previous month.





Sunday March 19 2017
Senegal Inflation Rate at 2.00 percent


Consumer prices in Senegal rose 2 percent year-on-year in February of 2017 following 1.8 percent in the previous month, mainly boosted by higher prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages (6.3 percent compared to 5.7 percent in January). In addition, cost recovered for communication (+1 percent from -0.6 percent) and transport (+0.6 percent from -1.1 percent) and declined less for housing and utilities (-1.1 percent from -1.8 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went down 0.1 percent compared with 1.1 percent drop in the previous month.





Sunday March 19 2017
Senegal Leading Economic Index at 3.20


Leading Economic Index in Senegal increased to 3.20 in January from 2.90 in December of 2016.





Thursday March 09 2017
Senegal Exports at 126.40 CFA Franc Billion


Exports from Senegal 11.4 percent year-on-year to CFA 126.4 billion in January of 2017, led by energy and lubricants (66.9 percent), animal and vegetables goods (21.2 percent), mineral products (13.9 percent) and food, beverages and tobacco (7.4 percent). Main export partners were China (18 percent of total exports), Mali (11.9 percent), Switzerland (9.6 percent), Ivory Coast (6.8 percent) and Netherlands (4.2 percent).





Thursday March 09 2017
Senegal Imports at 524.40 CFA Franc Billion


Imports to Senegal went up 29.7 percent year-on-year to CFA 524.4 billion in January of 2017, as purchases jumped for energy and lubricants (166.2 percent), food, beverages and tobacco (22 percent) and other products (42.6 percent). Main import partners were France (18 percent of total imports), Nigeria (12.4 percent), China (11.5 percent), India (6 percent) and Spain (4.4 percent).