Tuesday June 18 2019
Brunei Food Inflation at -0.60 percent


Cost of food in Brunei decreased 0.60 percent in April of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.





Tuesday June 18 2019
Brunei Consumer Price Index Cpi at 99.00 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Brunei decreased to 99.00 Index Points in April 2019 from 98.80 Index Points in January.





Tuesday June 18 2019
Brunei Inflation Rate MoM at -0.60 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Brunei decreased 0.60 percent in April of 2019 over the previous month.





Tuesday June 18 2019
Brunei Inflation Rate at -0.10 percent


Consumer prices in Brunei declined by 0.1 percent year-on-year in April 2019, twice faster than a 0.05 percent drop in the previous month. This was the fourth straight month of fall in consumer prices, amid further declines in cost of housing, water, electricity, gas & other fuels (-2.7 pct vs -3.3 percent in March); food & non-alcoholic beverages (-0.6 percent vs -0.5 percent); clothing & footwear (-2.9 percent vs -0.2 percent); and furnishing, household equipment & routine maintenance (-0.6 pct vs -0.3 percent). In addition, recreation & culture inflation eased (2 percent vs 2.6 percent). Meanwhile, transport prices picked up ((1.2 pct vs 0.6 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices dropped 0.6 percent in April, the first monthly fall in three months, following a 0.2 percent gain in March.





Sunday June 16 2019
Brunei - Credit Rating at 15.00







Friday June 14 2019
Brunei Crude Oil Production at 117.00 BBL/D/1K


Crude Oil Production in Brunei increased to 117 BBL/D/1K in February from 114 BBL/D/1K in January of 2019.





Wednesday June 12 2019
Brunei Balance of Trade at 470.20 BND Million


Brunei trade surplus widened 29.1% yoy to BND 470.2 million in March 2019, the largest since November 2017, from BND 364.1 million in the same month of the previous year. Exports increased 16.7% yoy to BND 880.2 million, mainly led by mineral fuels (17.9%), namely crude oil (25%) and LNG (11.6%). Main export partners were: Japan (36.1% of total exports), South Korea (12.4%), Malaysia (10.8%), and Singapore (9.8%). Meanwhile, imports rose at a softer 5% to BND 410.0 million, driven by machinery & transport equipment (9.6%); chemicals (47.8%); and mineral fuels (14.9%). The most important import partners were: China (18.8% of total imports), Malaysia (17.6%), Singapore (16.3%), the UK (8%), and the US (7.4%). Considering January to March 2019, exports grew 17.7% yoy to BND 2.53 billion, while imports rose at a faster 18.2% to BND 1.23 billion, bringing the trade surplus of BND 1.30 billion, which was higher than a surplus of BND 1.11 billion in the same period 2018.





Wednesday June 12 2019
Brunei Imports at 410.00 Million BND


Imports to Brunei rose by 5 percent year-on-year to BND 410.0 million in March 2019, driven by machinery & transport equipment (9.6 percent); chemicals (47.8 percent); and mineral fuels (14.9 percent). The most important import partners were: China (18.8 percent of total imports), Malaysia (17.6 percent), Singapore (16.3 percent), the UK (8.0 percent), and the US (7.4 percent).





Wednesday June 12 2019
Brunei Exports at 880.20 Million BND


Exports from Brunei increased by 16.7 percent to BND 880.2 million in March 2019, mainly led by mineral fuels (17.9 percent), namely crude oil (25 percent) and liquefied natural gas (11.6 percent). Main export partners were: Japan (36.1 percent of total exports), South Korea (12.4 percent), Malaysia (10.8 percent), and Singapore (9.8 percent).





Wednesday June 05 2019
Brunei Interest Rate at 5.50 percent


The benchmark interest rate in Brunei was last recorded at 5.50 percent.