Papua New Guinea: Economy | Asian Development Bank

Papua New Guinea: Economy

The economy is still projected to grow in 2017 as forecast in the Asian Development Outlook 2017. Growth will revive from 2.0% in 2016 as mining returns to nearly full production after shutdowns in 2015 and 2016 caused by bad weather and operational issues. Agricultural output is forecast to increase as the production of cash crops returns to levels that existed before the recent El Niño weather disturbances. Read more from Asian Development Outlook 2017 Update

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*2017 and 2018 are forecasts.

Economic forecasts for Pacific countries

The latest available economic data for Papua New Guinea compared to countries in the Pacific.

*2017 and 2018 are forecasts.

Asian Development Outlook 2017
Asian Development Outlook 2017 Update