Economic Highlights 2017-09-16T16:03:33+00:00

807, 2019

Net International Reserves- June 2019

Date: July 8, 2019 Jamaica’s Net International Reserves (NIR) totaled US$3,035.31 million as at June 2019, reflecting a decline of US$39.02 million relative to the US$3,074.33 million reported as at the end of May 2019

307, 2019

Government Operations Results for May 2019

Date: July 03, 2019 For the period of April to May 2019, the GOJ reported Total Revenues & Grants of $93.60 billion, $2.31 billion more than the Government’s projection. Furthermore, year over year, this represents

2706, 2019

Monthly Economic Review- May 2019

Date: June 27, 2019 Please see attached Monthly Economic Review. Monthly Economic Review - May 2019 The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, however its accuracy and completeness cannot

2706, 2019

Gas Price Movement- June 27, 2019

Date: June 27, 2019 Brent Oil Brent oil prices increased by 1.63% or US$1.05, as prices increased this week relative to the prior week. Oil traded on June 27, 2019 at a price of US$65.50

1906, 2019

FOMC maintains federal funds rate

Date: June 19, 2019 Based on the latest information received by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) since May, the FOMC has noticed the labour  market remained strong, whilst economic activity has been rising at

1806, 2019

Consumer Price Index – May 2019

Date: June 18, 2019 Consumer Price Index – May 2019 The consumer price index for the month of May 2019 recorded an inflation rate of 0.8%, following a 0.1% increase in its index for April

1006, 2019

Net International Reserves – May 2019

Date: June 10, 2019 Jamaica’s Net International Reserves (NIR) totaled US$3,074.33 million as at May 2019, reflecting an increase of US$55.25 million relative to the US$3,019.08 million reported as at the end of April 2019

506, 2019

Government Operations Results for April 2019

June 05, 2019 For the period of April 2019, the GOJ reported Total Revenues & Grants of $46.11 billion, $1.54 billion more than the Government’s projection. Furthermore, year over year, this represents an increase of

3005, 2019

Daily Market Summary- May 30, 2019

Date: May 30, 2019 Daily Market Summary 30.05.19 Analyst Certification -The views expressed in this research report accurately reflect the personal views of Mayberry Investments Limited Research Department about those issuer (s) or securities as

3005, 2019

Overseas Headlines- May 30, 2019

Date: May 30, 2019  United States: U.S. First-Quarter Growth Revised Down to 3.1% Pace From 3.2% U.S. economic growth last quarter was revised down by less than expected amid stronger consumption and exports than initially

2905, 2019

Daily Market Summary- May 29, 2019

Date: May 29, 2019  Daily Market Summary 29.05.19 Analyst Certification -The views expressed in this research report accurately reflect the personal views of Mayberry Investments Limited Research Department about those issuer (s) or securities as

Net International Reserves

Unemployment Rate

Monthly Inflation Rate

Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

Central Government Operations

J$ Millions Provisional –Apr-June 2019 Budget – Apr-June 2019
Revenue & Grants 153,850.40 150,956.60
Fiscal Balance (Surplus +/ Deficit -) 12,819.50 7,246.30
Primary Balance (Surplus +/ Deficit -) 37,925.40 35,460.90