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Saudi Arabia Direct Investment Abroad

2006 - 2018 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Saudi Arabia's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 2.2 USD bn in Jun 2018, compared with a growth of 4.1 USD bn in the previous quarter. Saudi Arabia's Direct Investment Abroad: USD mn data is updated quarterly. It is available from Mar 2006 to Jun 2018 and averaged 1.0 USD bn throughout the period. The data reached an all-time high of 4.5 USD bn in Jun 2016 and a record low of -142.1 USD mn in Dec 2007. Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority provides quarterly Direct Investment Abroad in USD.

In the latest reports of Saudi Arabia, Current Account recorded a surplus of 19.2 USD bn in Jun 2018. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 881.8 USD mn in Jun 2018. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 13.3 USD bn in Jun 2018. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 195.4 USD bn in Jun 2018.

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What was Saudi Arabia's Direct Investment Abroad in Mar 2018?

Last

3,705.3

Mar 2018
Previous

1,661.7

Dec 2017
Min

-142.1

Dec 2007
Max

4,490.5

Jun 2016
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 05 Jul 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

3,705.3

Mar 2018

1,661.7

Dec 2017

-142.1

Dec 2007

4,490.5

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 05 Jul 2018

View Saudi Arabia's Direct Investment Abroad from Mar 2006 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Saudi Arabia Direct Investment Abroad

Series Details
Series ID

380493087

Name

Saudi Arabia Direct Investment Abroad

Country

Saudi Arabia

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Mar 2006

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

05 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

1,045.6

Variance

735,943.6

Standard deviation

857.9

Skewness

1.8

Kurtosis

5.8

Coefficient variation

0.8

Median

1,018.5

Max
Jun 2016

4,490.5

Min
Dec 2007

-142.1

Previous observation
Dec 2017

1,661.7

Last observation
Mar 2018

3,705.3

Number of Observations

49

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More Countries/Regions for Direct Investment Abroad

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

-8.8

Mar 2018

16.3

Dec 2017

-40.5

Sep 2017

186.1

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Algeria

-3.4

2017

46.5

2016

-271.7

2013

533.9

2011

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-25
Argentina

503.6

Mar 2018

265.8

Dec 2017

-448.8

Sep 2002

1,123.7

Jun 1997

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-26
Armenia

-24.3

Mar 2018

16.6

Dec 2017

-24.3

Mar 2018

145.4

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Australia

523.5

Mar 2018

3,723.2

Dec 2017

-45,519.9

Jun 2005

11,906.9

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Austria

4,578.0

Mar 2018

8,682.6

Dec 2017

-26,479.4

Dec 2010

72,530.7

Mar 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Azerbaijan

562.3

Mar 2018

953.5

Dec 2017

0.0

Dec 2000

3,089.9

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-14
Bahrain

229.0

2017

-880.1

2016

-1,791.5

2009

3,191.0

2015

USD mn

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

7.1

Jun 2017

23.8

Mar 2017

0.0

Jun 2010

29.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Belarus

12.3

Mar 2018

-6.9

Dec 2017

-206.7

Dec 2002

198.2

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Belgium

1,406.1

Mar 2018

-5,122.3

Feb 2018

-40,286.9

Oct 2012

76,939.7

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Bolivia

-65.7

Dec 2017

87.2

Sep 2017

-142.5

Sep 2015

134.5

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-28
Bosnia and Herzegovina

2.5

Mar 2018

9.6

Dec 2017

-86.2

Jun 2009

75.7

Mar 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Botswana

89.1

Mar 2018

83.9

Dec 2017

-54.7

Jun 2006

122.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Brazil

1,754.3

Aug 2018

916.0

Jul 2018

-5,197.3

Jan 2011

15,082.3

Oct 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Brunei

507.9

2015

381.8

2014

-84.1

2010

859.1

2013

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bulgaria

15.6

May 2018

-0.9

Apr 2018

-299.0

Oct 2009

804.6

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Cambodia

43.5

Jun 2018

24.6

Mar 2018

-2.6

Mar 2005

43.5

Jun 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-12
Canada

4,785.0

Mar 2018

16,997.8

Dec 2017

-1,197.5

Mar 2010

35,405.1

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Chile

518.0

May 2018

393.6

Apr 2018

-6,111.5

Jun 2008

10,131.0

Sep 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
China

27,868.2

Jun 2018

17,936.1

Mar 2018

-754.0

Sep 2000

66,622.6

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Colombia

1,111.2

Mar 2018

853.8

Dec 2017

-1,167.6

Dec 2012

4,694.9

Dec 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-01
Croatia

151.4

Mar 2018

-15.6

Dec 2017

-549.2

Dec 2015

2,398.8

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Cyprus

1,311.1

Mar 2018

1,929.9

Dec 2017

-4,631.6

Dec 2011

42,580.6

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Czech Republic

279.9

May 2018

254.3

Apr 2018

-2,984.2

May 2012

3,351.6

Dec 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Denmark

834.4

Aug 2018

-325.4

Jul 2018

-19,865.3

Dec 2012

15,613.3

May 2000

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Egypt

68.1

Mar 2018

79.5

Dec 2017

0.1

Jun 1996

701.5

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Estonia

50.6

May 2018

48.7

Apr 2018

-2,090.3

Jul 2011

492.5

Dec 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
European Union

-4,705.4

Jul 2018

-67,641.1

Jun 2018

-88,741.8

May 2009

196,027.7

Dec 2015

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1999 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Finland

374.8

May 2018

-306.7

Apr 2018

-13,913.6

Aug 2009

10,273.3

Jul 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
France

467.0

May 2018

7,558.3

Apr 2018

-8,874.0

Oct 2013

24,737.3

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Georgia

99.7

Mar 2018

18.3

Dec 2017

-92.0

Jun 2005

234.3

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Germany

1,913.1

May 2018

9,863.0

Apr 2018

-33,418.6

Dec 2008

41,621.6

Nov 1998

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1971 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Greece

-18.6

May 2018

-235.1

Apr 2018

-2,441.1

Jun 2016

2,886.6

Aug 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Hong Kong SAR

24,506.7

Mar 2018

27,375.9

Dec 2017

-5,695.1

Jun 2015

58,614.9

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Hungary

1,761.8

Mar 2018

-19,988.9

Dec 2017

-19,988.9

Dec 2017

73,278.9

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Iceland

77.3

Mar 2018

-1,354.2

Dec 2017

-5,446.0

Sep 2017

4,143.6

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
India

2,197.5

Mar 2018

1,662.1

Dec 2017

-3,016.3

Sep 2016

8,871.7

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Indonesia

839.2

Mar 2018

536.6

Dec 2017

-12,870.3

Dec 2016

5,085.3

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
Ireland

4,326.1

Mar 2018

-68,726.1

Dec 2017

-68,726.1

Dec 2017

60,957.3

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Israel

1,308.6

Mar 2018

1,524.1

Dec 2017

-33.0

Sep 1983

10,961.4

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Italy

6,694.0

May 2018

3,280.7

Apr 2018

-19,437.3

Jan 2008

40,252.3

Oct 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Japan

12,295.0

May 2018

11,737.8

Apr 2018

-12,465.0

Aug 2016

43,771.3

Sep 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-08
Jordan

-2.3

Mar 2018

-3.0

Dec 2017

-103.9

Mar 2006

62.1

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Kazakhstan

-866.1

Jun 2018

-2,532.0

Mar 2018

-2,532.0

Mar 2018

3,230.2

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Kenya

257.1

2017

157.7

2016

39.0

2009

257.1

2017

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

5,573.1

Aug 2018

2,668.4

Jul 2018

-59.8

Aug 2001

6,660.2

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Kosovo

10.4

Mar 2018

17.4

Dec 2017

-11.3

Jun 2011

27.0

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Kuwait

-2,283.9

Dec 2017

1,271.6

Sep 2017

-6,192.6

Jun 2017

1,271.6

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kyrgyzstan

0.0

Dec 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

-29.5

Jun 2017

75.1

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-16
Latvia

-46.1

May 2018

-347.2

Apr 2018

-347.2

Apr 2018

115.3

Apr 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Lebanon

52.2

Sep 2017

36.6

Aug 2017

-106.0

Jun 2008

488.0

Jul 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Lithuania

75.6

May 2018

53.3

Apr 2018

-237.1

May 2012

476.9

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Luxembourg

-88,742.1

Mar 2018

-164,804.3

Dec 2017

-254,194.5

Sep 2017

464,020.5

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Macau SAR

-66.4

2016

-219.9

2015

-593.4

2009

2,186.9

2013

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-08
Macedonia

26.9

Mar 2018

25.3

Feb 2018

-113.3

Dec 2014

90.0

Jan 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Malawi

36.9

2012

49.6

2011

-1.3

2009

49.6

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2018-06-20
Malaysia

793.4

Mar 2018

139.4

Dec 2017

-721.6

Mar 2009

7,569.7

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Malta

-1,795.3

Mar 2018

-1,794.8

Dec 2017

-2,512.3

Jun 2014

4,272.4

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Mauritius

1,436.0

Mar 2018

1,985.0

Dec 2017

-1,951.4

Mar 2013

16,761.3

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Mexico

3,327.5

Mar 2018

2,505.4

Dec 2017

-2,677.0

Jun 2010

7,403.0

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Moldova

7.4

Mar 2018

-5.6

Dec 2017

-5.6

Dec 2017

28.2

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Mongolia

1.4

May 2018

0.9

Apr 2018

-6.5

Sep 2009

87.9

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Montenegro

2.9

Mar 2018

-4.2

Dec 2017

-167.5

Mar 2016

69.7

Sep 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-18
Morocco

191.1

Mar 2018

102.1

Dec 2017

-49.1

Dec 2005

595.5

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Netherlands

73,710.4

Mar 2018

22,988.0

Dec 2017

-64,151.2

Jun 2009

238,070.8

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
New Zealand

-655.5

Mar 2018

335.7

Dec 2017

-2,192.9

Jun 2000

3,145.3

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Nigeria

337.2

Mar 2018

321.5

Dec 2017

-269.0

Mar 2010

954.3

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Norway

-6,018.2

Mar 2018

9,101.8

Dec 2017

-7,982.2

Dec 2009

18,585.0

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Oman

-356.3

2016

-335.5

2015

-1,498.0

2010

83.2

2000

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Pakistan

3.0

Jun 2018

0.0

Mar 2018

-18.0

Dec 2013

143.0

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Panama

9.7

Mar 2018

-438.1

Dec 2017

-438.1

Dec 2017

573.0

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Peru

195.7

Mar 2018

-300.6

Dec 2017

-1,271.7

Dec 2015

779.4

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Philippines

618.9

Mar 2018

152.3

Feb 2018

-367.8

Jan 2016

3,284.1

Jun 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-14
Poland

-28.0

May 2018

-2,953.0

Apr 2018

-43,695.0

Apr 2007

42,962.0

Jun 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Portugal

169.7

May 2018

9.4

Apr 2018

-9,772.3

Sep 2010

6,438.9

Apr 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Qatar

224.7

Mar 2018

230.2

Dec 2017

-1,944.5

Mar 2012

4,687.6

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Romania

248.3

May 2018

256.4

Apr 2018

-986.4

May 2016

921.7

Feb 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Russia

13,269.5

Mar 2018

12,704.2

Dec 2017

-2,239.6

Jun 2013

65,550.1

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Saudi Arabia

3,705.3

Mar 2018

1,661.7

Dec 2017

-142.1

Dec 2007

4,490.5

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Serbia

27.6

May 2018

10.7

Apr 2018

-25.9

Jul 2016

59.6

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2013 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Singapore

6,759.7

Mar 2018

7,884.7

Dec 2017

-64.0

Sep 2008

16,199.3

Sep 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-24
Slovakia

71.0

May 2018

843.4

Apr 2018

-1,409.4

Dec 2014

1,236.3

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Slovenia

-77.6

May 2018

-13.9

Apr 2018

-214.4

Dec 2015

345.4

Sep 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
South Africa

1,713.3

Mar 2018

-232.9

Dec 2017

-5,055.3

Jun 2001

5,099.8

Sep 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Spain

1,484.0

Jul 2018

4,584.0

Jun 2018

-8,489.5

Oct 2017

37,997.8

Oct 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Sri Lanka

18.0

Mar 2018

17.9

Dec 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sweden

9,945.4

Mar 2018

3,293.3

Dec 2017

-7,281.3

Dec 2014

18,045.5

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Switzerland

349.2

Mar 2018

4,060.6

Dec 2017

-28,327.6

Sep 2017

46,144.2

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Taiwan

3,799.0

Mar 2018

2,101.0

Dec 2017

1.0

Dec 1982

7,352.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-21
Thailand

4,752.8

Mar 2018

7,233.7

Dec 2017

-2,304.3

Mar 2014

7,233.7

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Turkey

428.0

May 2018

160.0

Apr 2018

-275.0

Jan 2006

2,018.0

Mar 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Ukraine

1.0

Aug 2018

0.0

Jul 2018

-67.0

May 2017

591.0

Mar 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2010 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
United Arab Emirates

14,050.4

2017

13,614.7

2016

-57.7

1990

16,691.6

2015

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
United Kingdom

-21,307.3

Mar 2018

11,587.9

Dec 2017

-109,035.9

Mar 2014

203,959.8

Mar 2000

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
United States

-105,505.0

Mar 2018

58,127.0

Dec 2017

-105,505.0

Mar 2018

167,491.0

Mar 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Uruguay

-223.0

Mar 2018

198.9

Dec 2017

-1,146.8

Jun 2013

1,536.7

Jun 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Venezuela

272.0

Sep 2015

369.0

Jun 2015

-2,951.0

Jun 2011

1,713.0

Mar 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2015

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

148.0

Mar 2018

120.0

Dec 2017

15.0

Jun 2006

647.0

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25

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Aluminum: Exports

1,922,628.733

2017

1,615,478.544

2016

35,462.947

1999

2,475,089.606

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Building Permits

129,322.000

2016

129,352.000

2015

15,678.000

1987

129,352.000

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yearly

1987 - 2016

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CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

5.689

Jun 2018

5.205

May 2018

-4.051

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16.000

Jul 2008

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monthly

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Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-9.3

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-12.9

2016

-25.3

1987

43.2

1973

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yearly

1969 - 2017

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Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.1

Jun 2018

2.3

May 2018

-4.2

Sep 1985

11.1

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monthly

Feb 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Container Port Throughput

7,677,000.000

2016

7,783,000.000

2015

4,430,676.000

2009

7,783,000.000

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TEU

yearly

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Credit to Households

88.119

Dec 2017

86.698

Sep 2017

11.823

Mar 1998

88.634

Sep 2016

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

413.095

Dec 2017

416.020

Sep 2017

35.507

Mar 1993

426.784

Jun 2016

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Crude Oil: Exports

6,968.300

2017

7,463.400

2016

5,284.600

2002

7,570.700

2013

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Crude Oil: Production

10,420.000

Jun 2018

10,015.000

May 2018

7,121.000

Feb 2002

10,625.000

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Current Account Balance

11,065.5

Mar 2018

7,834.0

Dec 2017

-22,150.9

Dec 2015

52,346.1

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Domestic Credit

279,406.0

Feb 2018

274,454.2

Jan 2018

-83,647.8

Nov 2012

279,406.0

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Electricity Production

271,756

2012

250,077

2011

1,825

1970

271,756

2012

GWh

yearly

1970 - 2012

Updated on 2014-09-29
Employed Persons

11,686,115.000

Jun 2016

11,484,656.000

Dec 2015

7,744,500.000

Sep 2007

11,686,115.000

Jun 2016

Person

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Equity Market Index

7,999.5

Sep 2018

7,948.3

Aug 2018

4,384.6

Feb 2009

11,112.1

Aug 2014

05Jan2017=5000

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Exchange Rate against USD

3.750

May 2018

3.750

Apr 2018

3.301

Oct 1978

4.500

Nov 1971

SAR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Exports: ICT Goods

348,047.101

2016

324,754.806

2015

22,222.161

2000

820,222.890

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

583,907.458

2017

594,267.203

2016

4,190.312

1995

594,267.203

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

38,232.385

2017

36,523.328

2016

3,525.899

1995

65,697.619

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-11
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

210,177.194

2017

210,154.808

2016

14,066.088

1995

674,826.526

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

8,399.356

2017

7,512.519

2016

1,663.118

1998

21,366.001

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.054

2023

2.135

2022

-3.121

1986

6.084

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-18.723

2023

-11.571

2022

-56.724

2015

164.764

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1.038

2023

1.817

2022

-34.211

1983

31.402

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

61,705.565

2023

60,465.331

2022

22,793.212

1985

61,705.565

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

1,127.247

2023

1,093.824

2022

171.076

1994

1,140.603

2014

SAR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

954.735

2023

861.210

2022

44.300

2014

954.735

2023

SAR bn

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

997.747

2023

957.212

2022

129.000

1994

1,245.988

2012

SAR bn

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

23,751.775

2023

23,275.605

2022

6,398.839

1988

25,208.162

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

36.462

2023

35.747

2022

9.320

1980

36.462

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.312

2023

2.233

2022

-20.730

1982

17.013

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-18
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

5.600

2016

5.591

2015

4.345

1999

6.254

2006

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

838.2

Mar 2018

264.1

Dec 2017

264.1

Dec 2017

11,746.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.5

Mar 2018

0.1

Dec 2017

0.1

Dec 2017

10.7

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Foreign Exchange Reserves

499,774.3

Aug 2018

491,469.7

Jul 2018

37,424.5

Sep 2002

731,217.5

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

67.922

Jun 2018

68.872

Mar 2018

27.515

Dec 2003

95.422

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

43.4

2017

45.0

2016

1.6

1992

60.8

1975

NA

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-27
Foreign Portfolio Investment

1,592.096

Mar 2018

11,530.980

Dec 2017

-1,135.573

Sep 2017

16,410.885

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
GDP Deflator Growth

7.6

Mar 2018

8.2

Dec 2017

-19.7

Sep 2015

19.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
GDP per Capita

20,968.032

2017

20,288.917

2016

380.370

1963

25,213.440

2013

USD

yearly

1963 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Gold Production

5,100.000

2015

4,789.000

2014

3,540.000

1990

8,769.000

2003

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Gold Reserves

432.934

May 2018

432.934

Apr 2018

17.990

Dec 1960

433.069

Oct 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1959 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Government Debt: % of GDP

17.2

2017

13.1

2016

1.6

2014

62.9

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-27
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

37,183.116

Mar 2018

50,449.574

Dec 2017

9,127.600

Jun 2003

53,232.226

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Gross National Product

185,739.566

Mar 2018

183,587.427

Dec 2017

154,769.867

Dec 2015

185,739.566

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Gross Savings Rate

38.8

Mar 2018

29.1

Dec 2017

27.3

Dec 2015

60.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Household Debt

87,726.9

Mar 2018

88,118.6

Dec 2017

11,823.8

Mar 1998

88,747.9

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

12.8

2017

13.6

2016

7.7

2000

13.6

2016

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-18
Imports: ICT Goods

8,691,814.863

2016

12,726,667.644

2015

1,179,150.544

2000

12,726,667.644

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

3,350,297.104

2017

3,999,998.858

2016

673,238.592

1995

4,723,543.504

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

769,906.008

2017

908,682.727

2016

70,180.208

1996

952,328.657

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

5,920,362.272

2017

6,010,315.232

2016

485,466.304

1996

8,675,822.578

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

564,816.743

2017

549,756.418

2016

49,306.799

1999

794,879.457

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

-3.2

Mar 2017

-5.4

Feb 2017

-55.5

Jun 1985

174.9

Aug 1986

%

monthly

May 1965 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Investment: % of GDP

26.4

Mar 2018

20.3

Dec 2017

17.5

Jun 2003

38.6

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Labour Force Participation Rate

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Labour Productivity Growth

0.33

2015

0.48

2014

-27.72

1982

25.26

1990

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2018-09-27
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

59.510

2017

61.110

2016

35.830

2004

64.830

2015

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

65.6

2017

69.5

2016

39.5

2002

198.1

2005

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-18
Minerals Production

690,270,073.000

2016

665,069,950.000

2015

528,728,889.000

2009

690,270,073.000

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

320,379.820

Aug 2018

319,569.576

Jul 2018

32,400.735

Dec 1993

335,560.052

May 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Money Supply M2

432,717.224

May 2018

431,972.527

Apr 2018

45,172.025

Dec 1993

439,823.960

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Monthly Earnings

1,879

2016

972

2015

648

1996

1,879

2016

USD

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Motor Vehicle Registered

6,600.000

2015

6,240.000

2014

3,580.000

2005

6,600.000

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

109,828.800

Dec 2017

106,100.000

Dec 2016

61,900.000

Jun 2016

195,500.000

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

438,421.200

Dec 2017

549,400.000

Dec 2016

263,600.000

Jun 2016

672,300.000

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

548,250

2017

655,500

2016

520,000

2009

830,100

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-16.4

2017

-21.0

2016

-21.0

2016

19.5

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

115,000.000

2017

110,860.000

2016

42,930.000

1995

115,000.000

2017

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Consumption

10.781

2017

10.162

2016

0.058

1965

10.781

2017

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Nominal GDP

195,399.2

Jun 2018

183,501.6

Mar 2018

52,825.4

Jun 2003

198,991.9

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Nominal GDP Growth

8.809

Mar 2018

6.651

Dec 2017

-30.627

Jun 2009

49.034

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.4

2016

1.2

2015

1.1

2014

3.3

2009

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

3,637,442.000

2016

3,746,906.000

2015

93,600.000

1970

4,939,715.000

2013

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

47,932,521.000

2016

52,796,066.000

2015

14,851.000

1990

54,000,000.000

2011

Person

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

3,917.531

2017

3,938.637

2016

389.574

1965

3,938.637

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
P/E ratio

16.219

29 Oct 2018

16.151

28 Oct 2018

6.554

13 Mar 2013

19.240

27 Aug 2008

NA

daily

02 Aug 2008 - 29 Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-10-29
Policy Rate

2.75

Sep 2018

2.50

Aug 2018

1.50

Jul 2004

7.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Population

33.4

2018

32.6

2017

3.9

1950

33.4

2018

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-01
Private Consumption Expenditure

73,847.718

Mar 2018

71,667.743

Dec 2017

17,404.533

Dec 2003

73,847.718

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Private Consumption: % of GDP

40.2

Mar 2018

39.6

Dec 2017

23.6

Dec 2007

45.2

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Public Consumption Expenditure

38,394.618

Mar 2018

56,653.745

Dec 2017

11,817.867

Mar 2003

56,653.745

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Public Consumption: % of GDP

20.9

Mar 2018

31.3

Dec 2017

15.5

Mar 2008

31.6

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Real Effective Exchange Rate

123.4

Aug 2018

122.4

Jul 2018

92.2

Mar 2008

132.6

Jan 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Real GDP Growth

1.2

Mar 2018

-1.4

Dec 2017

-1.4

Dec 2017

13.6

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.0

Sep 2018

7.0

Aug 2018

7.0

Sep 2018

13.0

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-25
Short Term Interest Rate

2.61

Jul 2018

2.50

Jun 2018

0.60

Aug 2011

5.24

Feb 2007

% pa

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-30
Silver Production

23.000

2015

22.000

2014

7.670

2010

23.000

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Teledensity: Fixed Line

11.270

2016

11.873

2015

1.604

1970

16.509

2012

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

148.510

2016

167.303

2015

0.085

1995

191.232

2011

Number

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

429,388.123

Aug 2018

428,102.047

Jul 2018

49,140.411

Jan 1993

440,797.765

Sep 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Total Exports

221,835.0

2017

183,579.5

2016

598.8

1957

388,400.6

2012

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Total Exports Growth

20.8

2017

-9.8

2016

-41.6

1983

278.9

1974

%

yearly

1954 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Total Imports

134,519.1

2017

140,169.6

2016

234.0

1960

174,676.1

2015

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Total Imports Growth

-4.0

2017

-19.8

2016

-27.9

1985

107.0

1976

%

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Tourism Revenue

26,074

2017

24,913

2016

4,955

2006

26,074

2017

USD mn

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Tourism Revenue Growth

4.7

2017

13.2

2016

-20.1

2009

91.1

2011

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Trade Balance

87,315.9

2017

43,409.9

2016

308.7

1957

233,112.3

2011

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Unemployment Rate

6.00

2017

5.60

2016

3.25

1998

7.85

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
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