Costa Rica Current Account to GDP  Forecast


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Current Account to GDP in Costa Rica is expected to be -3.75 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Costa Rica Current Account to GDP is projected to trend around -4.93 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Costa Rica Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -410 -417 -410 -400 -390 -327
Exports 885 865 853 841 829 742
Imports 1294 1291 1291 1287 1282 1239
Current Account -351 -555 -359 -332 -447 -411
Current Account to GDP -3.3 -3.75 -3.84 -3.93 -4.01 -4.93
External Debt 26232 26001 25874 25688 25497 23591
Capital Flows 27.74 -427 -289 -258 -400 -407
Remittances 36.63 36.16 36.13 36.1 36.06 34.41
Gold Reserves 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
Terrorism Index 0 0 0 0 0 0
Foreign Direct Investment 772 717 746 707 683 661