- Paying the bills -

Nicaragua 2018 Economic Outlook

The Central Bank of Nicaragua forecasts that by the end of 2017 the economy will have grown by between 4.7% and 5.2%, and next year the increase will be between 4.5% and 5%.

From a report by the Central Bank:

- payin the bills -

The President of the Central Bank of Nicaragua (BCN), Cro. Ovidio Reyes R., presented a general balance of the State of the Nicaraguan Economy during 2017 and the Perspectives for 2018, highlighting that it is estimated that for the current year there will be robust economic growth between 4.7% and 5.2% and inflation between 5% and 6%. The projected economic growth is similar to that of the last 7 years, in which the rate of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has averaged 5.2%.

For 2018, GDP growth is estimated between 4.5 and 5% and inflation between 5.5 and 6.5%. The main macroeconomic risks are the stability and variations in the prices of primary export goods, the change in trade policies, the rise in international interest rates and extreme weather events.

See full report (in Spanish).

- paying the bills -

Related Articles

Nicaragua in the dark: this is how the repression of Daniel Ortega works

TODAY NICARAGUA - "Sometimes we don't even understand what happens in...

Ortega government accuses imprisoned opponents of receiving money from the United States to overthrow him

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaraguan government assures that the imprisoned political...

MOST READ

- paying the bills -

Let's Keep This Going!

To be updated with all the latest news and information about Nicaragua and Latin America.

Log In

Forgot password?

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.