Argentina Current Account  1976-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Argentina’s current account deficit widened sharply to USD 8.683 billion in the third quarter of 2017 from a USD 2.895 billion gap a year earlier. It was the sharpest deficit for any quarter on record. The goods account switched to a USD 1.712 billion deficit from a USD 1.792 billion surplus in the same quarter of 2016. Meanwhile, the services gap widened to USD 2.769 billion (vs USD 2.153 billion a year earlier). The primary income deficit also widened (USD 4.158 billion vs USD 2.837 billion), whereas the secondary income balance switched to deficit (USD -0.044 billion vs USD 0.304 billion). Current Account in Argentina averaged -865.98 USD Million from 1976 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 4297.83 USD Million in the second quarter of 2009 and a record low of -8683.45 USD Million in the third quarter of 2017.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-06-28 07:00 PM Current Account $-6.871B $-4.566B $-5.95B $ -4.1B
2017-09-27 08:20 PM Current Account -$5.954B $-6.935B $ -8.0B
2017-12-21 07:00 PM Current Account -$8.683B -$6.635B $ -6.5B
2018-03-22 07:50 PM Current Account -$8.683B -6.3B
2018-06-26 07:00 PM Current Account -6.8B
2018-09-27 08:20 PM Current Account -6.3B


Argentina Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -847.00 -1510.00 2543.00 -1510.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 4515.00 4642.00 8393.00 55.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 5362.00 6151.00 7671.00 36.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -8683.45 -6634.59 4297.83 -8683.45 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.60 -2.70 8.00 -4.80 percent [+]
External Debt 216350.88 204818.00 216350.88 87524.40 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 135.70 128.20 151.40 73.60 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows -8412.15 -6861.23 7623.00 -8412.15 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 309.65 189.33 380.08 86.19 USD Millions [+]
Remittances 1078.00 991.00 1078.00 100.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 244500.00 223200.00 1851392.00 155600.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 56.12 61.74 61.74 0.28 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 485.00 486.00 855.00 485.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 0.81 0.50 2.81 0.36 [+]

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Argentina Current Account

Current Account is the sum of the balance of trade (exports minus imports of goods and services), net factor income (such as interest and dividends) and net transfer payments (such as foreign aid). This page provides the latest reported value for - Argentina Current Account - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Argentina Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-8683.45 -6634.59 4297.83 -8683.45 1976 - 2017 USD Million Quarterly




current account by Country
Country Last
Australia -9125.00 Sep/17
Brazil -4326.50 Dec/17
Canada -19346.00 Sep/17
China 622.00 Dec/17
Euro Area 37.83 Nov/17
France -928.00 Dec/17
Germany 27800.00 Dec/17
India -7200.00 Sep/17
Indonesia -5760.70 Dec/17
Italy 4881.00 Nov/17
Japan 797.20 Dec/17
Mexico -5527.90 Sep/17
Netherlands 18090.30 Sep/17
Russia 17800.00 Dec/17
South Korea 4090.00 Dec/17
Spain 3040.00 Nov/17
Switzerland 13029.77 Sep/17
Turkey -7700.00 Dec/17
United Kingdom -22784.00 Sep/17
United States -100600.00 Sep/17


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