Botswana recorded a Current Account surplus of 8547.97 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2018. Current Account in Botswana averaged 2059.64 BWP Million from 2004 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 16754.36 BWP Million in the first quarter of 2016 and a record low of -9698.03 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Current Account in Botswana is expected to be 5672.52 BWP Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in Botswana to stand at 5392.63 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Botswana Current Account is projected to trend around 5047.91 BWP Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.