Chile current account gap widened to USD 1,554 million in first quarter of 2021, from a USD 244 million deficit in the corresponding period of the previous year. The primary income deficit increased to USD 3,845 million from USD 2,376 million, while the secondary income switched to a gap of USD 66 million from a USD 235 million surplus. On the other hand, the good surplus increased to USD 3,957 million from USD 3,079 million, but this was partially offset by the increase in the services account shortfall to USD 1,600 million from USD 1,182 million. source: Banco Central de Chile
Current Account in Chile averaged -686.03 USD Million from 1996 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 3256.31 USD Million in the first quarter of 2007 and a record low of -5331.15 USD Million in the third quarter of 2012. This page provides - Chile Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Chile Current Account - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2021.
Current Account in Chile is expected to be -600.00 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in Chile to stand at -2000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Chile Current Account is projected to trend around -1400.00 USD Million in 2022, according to our econometric models.