Belgium’s current account surplus surged to EUR 4,197 million in the second quarter of 2021 from a EUR 1414 million surplus in the corresponding period of 2020. It was the highest surplus recorded since the second quarter of 2015 as the goods account surplus widened to EUR 2972 million (vs EUR 912 million one year earlier), and the primary income surplus increased to EUR 2023 million (vs EUR 896 million). Meantime, the secondary income deficit narrowed to EUR 1482 million (vs EUR 1709 million), while the services account surplus decreased to EUR 684 million (vs EUR 1315 million). source: National Bank of Belgium
Current Account in Belgium averaged 1479.96 EUR Million from 1995 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 7343 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2005 and a record low of -6687 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2008. This page provides - Belgium Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Belgium Current Account - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2021.
Current Account in Belgium is expected to be 1300.00 EUR Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Belgium Current Account is projected to trend around -380.00 EUR Million in 2022 and -300.00 EUR Million in 2023, according to our econometric models.