Bangladesh Current Account  Forecast


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Current Account in Bangladesh is expected to be -600.00 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in Bangladesh to stand at 410.58 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bangladesh Current Account is projected to trend around 120.00 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Bangladesh Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -86.3 -90 -62 -70 -74.85 -100
Exports 240 210 228 240 230 270
Imports 327 300 290 310 314 370
Current Account -82 -600 1200 760 411 120
Current Account to GDP 1.7 1.5 1.8 1.8 0.79 0.9
Terms of Trade 86.05 90 92 92 88.41 93
Capital Flows 0.3 5.6 3.8 3.1 23.21 10.5
Remittances 854 1150 1300 1400 1400 1600
Gold Reserves 13.97 13.63 13.78 13.78 13.14 11.91
Foreign Direct Investment 2004 2300 2500 2500 1837 3200
Crude Oil Production 4 3.96 4 4 3.92 3.83
External Debt 25.96 28 31 31 26.66 37
Terrorism Index 6.48 6.35 6.8 6.8 5.86 4.49