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.
Export and its Components: In 2015 and 2016Q1, overall export earnings declined significantly to a record low of less than $3000 million in 2016Q1, as against the peak of above $10,000 million in 2008
CPI and its Component: Changes in inflation rate has mostly been driven by the Core sub-index component. Precisely, in 2016 Q1 and Q2, the rising cost of import, electricity and transport drove inflat
External Reserve: External reserve picked up from its year-2000 level below $10,000 million to above $60,000 million in 2008. However, the external reserve fell deeply in 2010/11 and even further in 2
Tax Collected: Tax revenue which has relatively maintained an upward trend, fell considerably in 2015 and dipped significantly in early 2016 on the account of economic downturn, as many businesses sev