JAMAICA'S COMMERCIAL BANK'S ASSETS
APRIL - JUNE 2007
(JM$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Assets JUNE 2007
       
Cash 3,692.7 145.7
Balance with BOJ 60,056.9 2,369.8
Foreign Assets 105,317.4 4,155.7
Loans and Advances 172,769.7 6,817.4
To Private Sector 141,770.6 5,594.2
To Govt. 30,999.1 1,223.2
Jamaica Government 66,639.2 2,629.5
Treasury Bills 1,695.9 66.9
Securities 64,943.3 2,562.6
Cheques in course of collection 4,628.2 182.6
Other Assets 39,176.9 1,545.9
Total Domestic Assets 452,281.0 17,846.7
       
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2007
JAMAICA'S COMMERCIAL BANK'S LIABILITIES
APRIL - JUNE 2007
(JM$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Liabilities JUNE 2007
       
Deposits 292,735.3 11,551.1
Government 17,323.1 683.6
Demand 60,798.1 2,399.0
Savings 149,474.2 5,898.1
Time 65,139.9 2,570.4
Foreign Liabilities 56,315.8 2,222.2
Discount & Advances From BOJ 192.3 7.6
Loans & Advs. From Other Institutions 5,126.0 202.3
Cheques in Course of Payment 4,745.0 187.2
Other Liabilities 93,166.6 3,676.3
TOTAL LIABILITIES 452,281.0 17,846.7
       
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2007
JAMAICA'S COMMERCIAL BANK'S
SECTORAL DISTRIBUTION OF CREDIT: APRIL - JUNE 2007
(JM$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Sectors JUNE 2007
       
Agriculture 2,227.4 87.9
Production 1,981.1 78.2
Marketing 138.2 5.5
Land Acquisition 108.1 4.3
Mining 566.9 22.4
Manufacturing 5,484.0 216.4
Sugar, Rum and Molasses 263.5 10.4
Food, Drink and Tobacco 1,503.6 59.3
Paper, Printing and Publishing 134.9 5.3
Textile, Leather and Footwear 181.0 7.1
Furniture, Fixture and Wood Products 133.2 5.3
Metal Products 263.9 10.4
Cement and Clay Products 898.7 35.5
Chemical and Chemical Products 88.2 3.5
Other 2,017.0 79.6
Construction and Land Development 10,077.5 397.7
Construction 9,414.1 371.5
Land Development 377.1 14.9
Land Acquisition 286.3 11.3
Financial Institutions 743.9 29.4
Transport, storage and Communication 6,312.1 249.1
Electricity, Gas and Water 176.3 7.0
Government Services 30,999.1 1,223.2
Central Government 5,366.5 211.8
Local Government - -
Selected Public Entities 11,610.1 458.1
Other Public Entities 14,022.6 553.3
Distribution 17,467.3 689.2
Tourism 24,668.0 973.4
Entertainment 303.7 12.0
Professional and Other Services 10,774.1 425.1
Personal 62,969.4 2,484.7
Local Resident 62,916.1 2,482.6
Overseas Residents 53.4 2.1
TOTAL 172,769.7 6,817.4
       
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2007
JAMAICA'S MONETARY SURVEY: APRIL - JUNE 2007
(JM$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Monetary Survey JUNE 2007
       
Net Foreign Assets 218,112.4 8,606.6
Domestic Credit 250,881.2 9,899.6
To Public Sector 117,062.8 4,619.2
To Private Sector 140,407.3 5,540.4
To Other Financial Institutions (net) -6,588.9 (260.0)
Money (M2) 266,428.9 10,513.1
Money Supply (M1) 85,666.8 3,380.3
Currency with the Public 32,655.6 1,288.6
Demand Deposits 53,011.2 2,091.8
Quasi-Money 180,762.1 7,132.7
Time Deposits 45,813.2 1,807.8
Savings Deposits 134,948.9 5,325.0
Other Items (Net) 202,564.7 7,993.1
       
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2007
JAMAICA'S
COMMERCIAL BANK'S INTEREST RATES
PERIOD ENDING JUNE 2007
(Percentage)
   
Period Ended JUNE 2007
   
Savings
Min. 1.00
Max. 10.00
Average Savings Rate 5.15
Deposits
3 Months - 6 Months**
Min. 2.50
Max. 14.10
6 Months - 12 Months**
Min. 3.00
Max. 14.30
Average Lending Rate 22.49
   
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2007
Note: ** For deposits of $100,000 and over

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