Sri Lanka exports down 8-pct, imports down 18-pt in August 2020

Sri Lanka’s exports were down 8.3 percent in August 2020 to 947 million dollars and imports fell 18.1 percent 1,298 million dollars amid a fall in tourism revenues and inflows to the government, official data shows

Oct 10, 2020
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Sri Lanka’s exports were down 8.3 percent in August 2020 to 947 million dollars and imports fell 18.1 percent 1,298 million dollars amid a fall in tourism revenues and inflows to the government, official data shows.

Estimated tourism earnings were down to zero from 271 million rupees in 2019.

Inflows to the government were down to 114 million US dollars from 269 million dollars last year.

https://economynext.com/sri-lanka-exports-down-8-pct-imports-down-18-pt-in-august-2020-74654/

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