Lao PDR: Economy | Asian Development Bank

Lao PDR: Economy

Economic growth is on track to meet April forecasts in the Asian Development Outlook 2017. Growth in the first half of the year was 6.8%, driven mainly by strong electricity exports, the construction of a couple of large infrastructure projects, and a surge in cash crop production and exports. Read more from Asian Development Outlook 2017 Update

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*2017 and 2018 are forecasts.

Economic forecasts for Southeast Asian countries

The latest available economic data for the Lao PDR compared to countries in Southeast Asia.

*2017 and 2018 are forecasts.

Asian Development Outlook 2017
Asian Development Outlook 2017 Update