Sunday March 26 2017
Sri Lanka Export Prices at 98.60 Index Points


Export Prices in Sri Lanka decreased to 98.60 Index Points in December from 142.42 Index Points in November of 2016.





Sunday March 26 2017
Sri Lanka Import Prices at 114.84 Index Points


Import Prices in Sri Lanka decreased to 114.84 Index Points in December from 120.78 Index Points in November of 2016.





Sunday March 26 2017
Sri Lanka Terms of Trade at 85.86 Index Points


Terms of Trade in Sri Lanka decreased to 85.86 Index Points in December from 117.91 Index Points in November of 2016.





Sunday March 26 2017
Sri Lanka Cash Reserve Ratio at 7.50 percent


Sri Lanka Cash Reserve Ratio was quoted at 7.50 percent on Friday March 24.





Sunday March 26 2017
Sri Lanka Three Month Interbank Rate at 11.18 percent


Sri Lanka Three Month Interbank Rate increased to 11.18 percent on Friday March 24 from 11.03 percent in the previous trading day.





Sunday March 26 2017
Sri Lanka Interest Rate at 7.25 percent


The Central Bank of Sri Lanka raised its benchmark interest rate by 25 bps to 7.25 percent at its March 2017 meeting. Policymakers said tightening of monetary policy is necessary as a precautionary measure, in order to contain the build-up of adverse inflation expectations and the possible acceleration of demand side inflationary pressures through excessive monetary and credit expansion. In February 2017, consumer prices rose 6.8 percent year-on-year, after gaining 5.5 percent in the previous month and marking the highest inflation rate since June of 2013. The central bank also decided to increase its lending facility rate to 8.75 percent from 8.50 percent.





Friday March 24 2017
Sri Lanka Prime Lending Rate at 11.49 percent


Bank Lending Rate in Sri Lanka decreased to 11.49 percent in January from 11.52 percent in December of 2016.





Friday March 24 2017
Sri Lanka Foreign Exchange Reserves at 835049.20 LKR Million


Foreign Exchange Reserves in Sri Lanka decreased to 835049.20 LKR Million in November from 890601.40 LKR Million in October of 2016.





Friday March 24 2017
Sri Lanka Gross National Product at 11506217.00 LKR Million


Gross National Product in Sri Lanka increased to 11506217 LKR Million in 2016 from 10408629 LKR Million in 2015.





Friday March 24 2017
Sri Lanka Private Sector Credit at 4181579.00 LKR Million


Private Sector Credit in Sri Lanka increased to 4181579 LKR Million in December from 4100989 LKR Million in November of 2016.