Capital Importation And Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate And Contribution To GDP
Real GDP at 1990 Base Year
Stalled growth, post-2005
Real GDP at 2010 Base Year
The demise of Nigerian manufacturing, post 2014
Capital Importation: Overall capital imported into the manufacturing sector fell deeply in 2015 and has remained low in 2016H1 on the account of present FOREX issues affecting businesses in the sector and discouraging investors.
Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate and Contribution to GDP: Growth in the manufacturing sector fell drastically in 2015 due to capital and forex controls introduced by monetary authorities to moderate the downward pressure on the external value of the Naira. The sector also witnessed further decline in 2016Q1 largely driven by contractions in oil refining, cement, food and beverage and tobacco production.
Gross Domestic Product: Agriculture Gross Domestic Product growth rate recorded its highest point in 2006Q1 but fell sharply subsequently. Particularly, the slow growth recorded in 2015 and 2016Q1 is
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
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
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