Euro Area Current Account  1999-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Eurozone's current account surplus fell to EUR 28.1 billion in June 2017 from EUR 41.5 billion in the same month of the previous year, as the goods surplus narrowed to EUR 32.3 billion from EUR 39.5 billion in June 2016 and the services surplus declined to EUR 4.6 billion from EUR 7.2 billion. In addition, the primary income surplus went down to EUR 2.3 billion from EUR 2.4 billion a year ago and the secondary income deficit widened to EUR 11.1 billion from EUR 7.6 billion. In the first half of the year, the current account surplus decreased to EUR 138 billion from EUR 169.5 billion in the same period of 2016. Current Account in the Euro Area averaged 5.72 EUR Billion from 1999 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 44.72 EUR Billion in March of 2017 and a record low of -28.51 EUR Billion in January of 2008.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-06-20 08:00 AM Apr €21.5B €46.4B € 43.6B
2017-07-20 08:00 AM May €18.3B €22.8B € 20.8B
2017-08-18 08:00 AM Jun €28.1B €17.9B € 37.4B
2017-09-19 08:00 AM Jul €28.1B € 29.6B
2017-10-20 08:00 AM Aug € 24.3B
2017-11-17 09:00 AM Sep € 23.9B


Euro Area Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 26587.50 20323.90 30092.40 -16510.20 EUR Million [+]
Exports 187244.20 190717.50 205344.40 53045.90 EUR Million [+]
Imports 160656.70 170393.60 176261.90 55698.40 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 28.10 17.90 44.72 -28.51 EUR Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.30 3.20 3.30 -1.40 percent [+]
External Debt 13959630.30 13558785.12 13959630.30 5501622.07 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 95.70 8.80 95.70 -71.22 EUR Billion [+]
Gold Reserves 504.77 504.77 766.88 501.45 Tonnes [+]

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Euro Area Current Account Notes

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
28.10 17.90 44.72 -28.51 1999 - 2017 EUR Billion Monthly
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current account by Country

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Australia -3108.00 Mar/17
Brazil -3403.80 Jul/17
Canada -14053.00 Mar/17
China 529.00 Jun/17
Euro Area 28.10 Jun/17
France -2137.00 Jun/17
Germany 23600.00 Jun/17
India -3432.97 Mar/17
Indonesia -4962.50 Jun/17
Italy 5257.00 Jun/17
Japan 934.60 Jun/17
Mexico -6859.20 Mar/17
Netherlands 20180.90 Mar/17
Russia -300.00 Jun/17
South Korea 7007.00 Jun/17
Spain 2569.00 May/17
Switzerland 11118.00 Mar/17
Turkey -3763.00 Jun/17
United Kingdom -16895.00 Mar/17
United States -116781.00 Mar/17