Capital Importation And Budgetary Allocation
Capital Importation (US$ Thousand)
What happened in late 2015?
Budgetary Allocation (Billion )
Budgetary allocation for agriculture rise in 2016
Capital Importation: Foreign investment into the agricultural sector was relatively flat between 2007 and 2012 but gained unusual momentum in September 2015. The spike in 2015 is likely driven by the rise in investor confidence in line with the new governments strong stance on devaluation.
Budgetary Allocation: The proportion of the national budget allocated to the agricultural sector, which fell deeply in 2015, was increased in 2016, in both recurrent and capital expenditure in the sector. This is attributable to the present governments commitment to agriculture.
Purchasing Managers Index: The level of business activities declined sharply in the first half of 2016 on the account of weak economic performance. Particularly, the issues surrounding exchange rates
Crude Oil Price: Crude oil price attained a historical low of $30.7 in January 2016 largely due to excess global oil supply.
Crude Oil Production and Export: Oil production has continued to fall in
Public Debt Stock and Debt Servicing: Public debt stock has steadily increased overtime; reaching over N12, 000 billion naira by 2015Q4. With the persistent fall in crude oil price and the attendant d
Appropriation Act (Budget): Capital expenditure remarkably increased in 2016 relative to preceding year, on the account of the present governments renewed commitment to infrastructure development.