Brazil Current Account to GDP  Forecast


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Current Account to GDP in Brazil is expected to be -1.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Brazil Current Account to GDP is projected to trend around -1.70 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Brazil Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade 5201 4800 5000 4500 4000 3000
Exports 18877 18500 19100 18700 17569 25000
Imports 13676 13700 14100 14200 13275 22000
Current Account 434 1100 1200 1500 -974 -500
Current Account to GDP -1.3 -1.4 -1.5 -1.5 -0.8 -1.7
External Debt 683699 681243 674076 678301 676115 734000
Terms of Trade 112 91 106 106 105 100
Capital Flows 985 -207 -665 -969 -1216 1030
Foreign Direct Investment 6340 5060 4784 4581 4419 7000
Remittances 175 179 180 180 179 178
Gold Reserves 67.29 65.03 63.82 62.62 61.39 55.5
Crude Oil Production 2550 2588 2585 2582 2579 2554
Terrorism Index 1.74 1.01 0.91 0.81 0.71 1.52
Tourist Arrivals 6578 6600 6575 6550 6525 6200
Weapons Sales 109 80.7 78.98 77.27 75.55 83.09