Nigeria Economic Chart Park

Crude Oil Price

Crude Oil Price (US$/Barrel)

Volatile: reviving crude oil price, 2016Q2

Crude Oil Export and Production (MBPD)

Volatile: declining crude oil production, 2016Q2

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 recent times on the account of sabotage on oil facilities, while crude oil export has also maintained a downward trend on the account of falling demand particularly from Asia.



Balance Of Trade (Export And Import)

Balance of Trade (Export and Import): With export and, to lesser extent, import declining balance of trade fell deeply in 2015 and, to lesser extent, in 2016Q1.

Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate And Contribution To GDP

Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate: The growth performance of the Oil and Gas sector has been unsteady throughout years and declined most significantly in 2015Q4, following a positive growth recorded

External Reserve

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

Net Domestic Credit And Currency In Circulation (CIC):

Net Domestic Credit: Rising net credit to government and private sector have driven the upward trend in NDC, especially post-2008. In 2016Q1, NDC grew largely on the account of the rise in banking sec