Sri Lanka - Exports of Goods and Services





Sri Lanka: Exports of Goods and Services

Mnemonic EX.ILKA
Unit Mil. LKR, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 55.23 %
Data 2020 Q3 678,755
2020 Q2 437,269

Series Information

Source Department of Census and Statistics
Release Gross Domestic Product
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/2010
End Date 9/30/2020

Sri Lanka: Trade

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Exports of Goods and Services 2020 Q3 678,755 437,269 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Imports of Goods and Services 2020 Q3 859,965 686,523 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Balance of Goods 2020 Q1 -1,853,038,028 -2,384,996,974 USD, NSA Quarterly
Current Account Balance 2020 Q1 -221,107,731 -881,875,718 USD, NSA Quarterly
Exports of Goods 2020 Q1 2,649,661,820 2,956,008,461 USD, NSA Quarterly
Imports of Goods 2020 Q1 4,502,699,849 5,341,005,435 USD, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

For Sri Lanka, the expenditure approach to gross domestic product.

  • National accounts framework: Partial implementation of UN SNA 1993
  • Measurements:
    • Millions of Sri Lankan rupees at constant year-2020 prices (Mil. 2010 LKR)
    • At current prices
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequency: Quarterly
  • Start date: Uniformly 2010Q1

GDP and its components are released as values, shares of the total GDP, and as percent change from the previous period.  This allows a complete overview about the economy of Sri Lanka.

Household final consumption includes final consumption expenditure of NPISHs.

Moody's Analytics supplements

We compute SAAR versions of headline GDP(E) at current and constant prices.

Previous quarters are subject to revisions in each update.

Further reading

At IMF (SDDS):