Corporate loans reached 1,983 LSL bil in 2017 in Lesotho, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.836 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, corporate loans in Lesotho reached an all time high of 2,103 LSL bil in 2015 and an all time low of 897 LSL bil in 2009. When compared to Lesotho's main peers, corporate loans in Botswana amounted to 15.6 BWP bil, 1,346 ZAR bil in South Africa and 5.96 SZL bil in Swaziland in 2017.
Lesotho has been ranked 21st within the group of 91 countries we follow in terms of corporate loans.
Corporate loans are loans made to businesses for a specific business purpose.