December 24, 2018

Consumer Price Index

Consumer Price Index All Groups CPI Annual Inflation during the December quarter 2017 was -0.02%, a decrease of -0.88 percentage points compared to the previous year -.9%. This decrease was mainly due to decreases in prices of imported commodities. Consumer Price Index for 2017 Federated States of Micronesia The FSM […]
December 24, 2018

International Merchandise Trades

International Merchandise Trades for 2017 Federated States of Micronesia   During 2008 to 2017 the value of imports to the FSM exceeded the value of exports. The merchandise trade deficit fluctuated over this period, peaking at $152 million in 2013. The deficit remains was about $137 million in both 2016 […]
December 24, 2018

International Visitor Arrivals

The number of international visitor arrivals to the FSM was about 2,500 in December 2016 similar to December of the previous year. Tourism and Visitors (to friends and relatives) are the main reason for foreign visitors’ arrival into the FSM. In 2016 most of the visitors from this group were […]