Exports in Bolivia
Bolivia - ExportsGDP last year grew at the fastest pace seen since the height of the commodities boom nearly a decade ago. Turning to this year, momentum is likely being supported by the recent surge in commodity prices, especially of base metals and energy. Annual export growth averaged 22.0% in January–February. A deal signed in April to export natural gas to Argentina further brightens the picture ahead. Meanwhile, inflation remains at one of the lowest rates in Latam, suppressed by government subsidies, export controls and the currency peg. This is likely supporting private consumption. That said, subsidies will widen the fiscal deficit. This may place pressure on the currency peg amid relatively low international reserves, which could eventually lead to capital controls, or exchange rate adjustment and capital outflows, should the government fail to reduce its budget deficit.
Bolivia - Exports Data
|Exports (USD billion)||8.7||7.0||8.1||8.9||8.8|
5 years of economic forecasts for more than 30 economic indicators.
|Exchange Rate||6.91||-0.14 %||Jan 01|
Get a sample report showing our regional, country and commodities data and analysis.
Request a Trial
Start working with the reports used by the world’s major financial institutions, multinational enterprises & government agencies now. Click on the button below to get started.