Austria’s current account surplus widened to EUR 0.99 billion in the second quarter of 2018 from EUR 0.13 billion in the corresponding period of the previous year. The goods surplus advanced to EUR 1.7 billion from EUR 0.66 billion a year earlier while the services surplus decreased to EUR 6.6 billion from EUR 7.6 billion. Meanwhile, the primary income deficit increased slightly to EUR 4.5 billion from EUR 4.4 billion and the secondary income gap rose to EUR 9.3 billion from EUR 8.6 billion in the second quarter of 2017. Current Account in Austria averaged 999.23 EUR Million from 1995 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 6171 EUR Million in the first quarter of 2008 and a record low of -2353 EUR Million in the second quarter of 1996.

Current Account in Austria is expected to be 1220.00 EUR Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in Austria to stand at 828.46 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Austria Current Account is projected to trend around 1220.00 EUR Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Austria Current Account
width
height
Forecast Data Chart
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.


Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-12-22 09:00 AM Current Account €1575M €1184M €915M
2018-03-30 08:00 AM Current Account €2288M €419M €4850M
2018-06-29 08:00 AM Current Account €5293M €2288M €3569M
2018-09-28 08:00 AM Current Account €992M €5320M €1522M
2018-12-21 09:00 AM Current Account €992M €1476M
2019-03-29 08:00 AM Current Account € 1220M
2019-06-28 08:00 AM Current Account € 4150M


Austria Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -214.00 -587.00 581.00 -1256.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 992.00 5320.00 6171.00 -2353.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 1.90 2.10 4.50 -5.10 percent [+]
Imports 12629.00 11902.00 14197.00 61.00 EUR Million [+]
Exports 12415.00 11315.00 13658.00 59.00 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 583571.00 566186.00 633042.00 129499.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows -2364.00 7461.00 7461.00 -4752.00 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 76.00 57.00 104.00 53.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2949.18 3860.05 5421.70 961.33 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 280.00 280.00 407.48 279.99 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 1.52 0.18 3.16 0.00 [+]
Weapons Sales 22.00 15.00 348.00 1.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 577.00 4150.00 55085.00 -24174.00 EUR Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 13.00 13.00 25.00 11.00 BBL/D/1K [+]

Exports by Country  |   Exports by Category  |   Imports by Country  |   Imports by Category



Austria 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 - Austria Current Account - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Austria Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
992.00 5320.00 6171.00 -2353.00 1995 - 2018 EUR Million Quarterly




Country Last Previous
Argentina -8292.00 Jun/18
Australia -10688.00 Sep/18
Brazil 329.00 Oct/18
Canada -10343.00 Sep/18
China 160.00 Sep/18
Euro Area 24.07 Sep/18
France -684.00 Oct/18
Germany 15900.00 Oct/18
India -19100.00 Sep/18
Indonesia -8846.10 Sep/18
Italy 3154.00 Sep/18
Japan 1309.90 Oct/18
Mexico -5081.50 Sep/18
Netherlands 16769.50 Jun/18
Russia 26400.00 Sep/18
Saudi Arabia 19181.00 Jun/18
Singapore 23400.20 Sep/18
South Africa -176577.00 Sep/18
South Korea 9190.00 Oct/18
Spain 899.00 Sep/18
Switzerland 22143.83 Jun/18
Turkey 2770.00 Oct/18
United Kingdom -20317.00 Jun/18
United States -101460.00 Jun/18


Related

Latest