Benin recorded a Current Account deficit of 927.31 USD Million in 2017. Current Account in Benin averaged -251.15 USD Million from 1974 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 10.55 USD Million in 1994 and a record low of -927.31 USD Million in 2017.

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Benin Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -337.36 -348.00 -8.30 -679.56 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -927.31 -808.84 10.55 -927.31 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -11.00 -9.60 0.66 -29.75 percent [+]
Imports 487.89 441.74 744.61 27.40 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 150.53 93.74 177.14 0.80 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 0.46 0.00 [+]

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Benin 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 - Benin Current Account - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Benin Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-927.31 -808.84 10.55 -927.31 1974 - 2017 USD Million Yearly




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