Costa Rica Current Account  Forecast


Current Account in Costa Rica is expected to be -554.96 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 Costa Rica to stand at -447.05 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Costa Rica Current Account is projected to trend around -411.41 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Costa Rica Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -526 -418 -412 -402 -391 -327
Exports 854 852 840 828 816 729
Imports 1380 1276 1279 1275 1270 1226
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 518 482 474 466 458 397
Gold Reserves 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
Terrorism Index 0 0 0 0 0 0