Brazil Current Account  1980-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Brazil's current account balance shifted to USD 0.43 billion surplus in September of 2017 from USD 0.50 billion deficit a year ago, beating market expectations of a USD 0.25 billion deficit. The goods surplus rose sharply to USD 4.91 billion from USD 3.60 billion in September of 2016, while the secondary income surplus advanced to USD 0.39 billion from USD 0.14 billion. Meantime, the services deficit widened to USD 2.87 billion from USD 2.60 billion a year ago; and the primary income gap increased to USD 1.99 billion from USD 1.65 billion. In the first nine months of 2017, the current account deficit narrowed to USD 2.70 billion from USD 13.59 billion in the same period of 2016. Current Account in Brazil averaged -1648.96 USD Million from 1980 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 3007 USD Million in July of 2006 and a record low of -13165 USD Million in January of 2014.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-08-23 01:30 PM Current Account $-3.4B $1.3B $-3.2B $1.2B
2017-09-26 01:30 PM Current Account $-0.3B $-3.4B $-0.19B $-0.5B
2017-10-26 12:30 PM Current Account $0.434B $-0.302B $-0.25B $1.2B
2017-11-23 12:30 PM Current Account $0.434B $0.7B
2017-12-20 12:30 PM Current Account $1.1B


Brazil Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 5201.00 5180.00 7661.35 -4066.52 USD Million [+]
Exports 18877.00 18666.00 26158.51 75.06 USD Million [+]
Imports 13676.00 13488.00 23061.08 67.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account 434.00 -302.00 3007.00 -13165.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -1.30 -3.32 1.80 -8.20 percent [+]
External Debt 683699.11 666944.32 714292.15 64259.50 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 111.52 107.63 132.67 64.72 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 985.10 348.00 2919.60 -13168.80 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 6340.00 5100.00 20427.00 -24.10 USD Million [+]
Remittances 174.90 201.70 386.00 70.80 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 67.29 67.29 119.01 31.99 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 2550.00 2676.00 2730.00 330.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 1.74 2.21 2.69 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 6578.00 6306.00 6578.00 1991.00 Thousand [+]
Weapons Sales 109.00 38.00 269.00 1.00 USD Million [+]

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Brazil 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 - Brazil Current Account - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Brazil Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
434.00 -302.00 3007.00 -13165.00 1980 - 2017 USD Million Monthly




current account by Country
Country Last
Australia -9562.00 Jun/17
Brazil 434.00 Sep/17
Canada -16319.00 Jun/17
China 371.00 Sep/17
Euro Area 41.81 Sep/17
France -3090.00 Sep/17
Germany 25400.00 Sep/17
India -14300.00 Jun/17
Indonesia -4336.80 Sep/17
Italy 4307.00 Sep/17
Japan 2271.20 Sep/17
Mexico -321.10 Jun/17
Netherlands 15416.30 Jun/17
Russia 1200.00 Sep/17
South Korea 12205.00 Sep/17
Spain 2618.00 Aug/17
Switzerland 18748.00 Jun/17
Turkey -4527.00 Sep/17
United Kingdom -23182.00 Jun/17
United States -123137.00 Jun/17