Current Account to GDP in Bangladesh increased to -1.50 percent in 2020 from -1.70 percent in 2019. source: Bangladesh Bank

Current Account to GDP in Bangladesh averaged -1.02 percent from 1980 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 3.20 percent in 2010 and a record low of -4.40 percent in 1988. This page provides - Bangladesh Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bangladesh Current Account to GDP - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on December of 2021.

Current Account to GDP in Bangladesh is expected to reach -1.50 percent by the end of 2021, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Bangladesh Current Account to GDP is projected to trend around -1.50 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Bangladesh Current Account to GDP

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Balance of Trade -203.10 -183.80 BDT Billion Sep/21
Current Account -3887.00 -3977.00 USD Million Jun/21
Current Account to GDP -1.50 -1.70 percent of GDP Dec/20
Imports 518.56 485.02 BDT Billion Sep/21
Exports 315.51 301.27 BDT Billion Sep/21
Capital Flows 1.80 0.90 BDT Billion Aug/21
Remittances 1810.10 1871.50 USD Million Aug/21
Foreign Direct Investment 1510.00 2650.00 USD Million Dec/20
External Debt 44.20 38.48 USD Billion Dec/20
Bangladesh Current Account to GDP
The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competitiveness of a country. Usually, countries recording a strong current account surplus have an economy heavily dependent on exports revenues, with high savings ratings but weak domestic demand. On the other hand, countries recording a current account deficit have strong imports, a low saving rates and high personal consumption rates as a percentage of disposable incomes.