Euro Area Current Account  1999-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Eurozone's current account surplus widened to EUR 37.8 billion in November 2017 from EUR 37.3 billion in the same month a year earlier. The goods surplus increased to EUR 35.1 billion from EUR 34.2 billion in November 2016 and the services account posted a surplus of EUR 2.7 billion compared to a deficit of EUR 0.4 billion. On the other hand, the primary income surplus narrowed to EUR 12.6 billion from EUR 15.6 billion a year ago and the secondary income deficit rose to EUR 12.6 billion from EUR 12 billion. Considering January to November, the current account surplus narrowed to EUR 343.5 billion from EUR 316.8 billion in the same period of 2016. Current Account in the Euro Area averaged 6.30 EUR Billion from 1999 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 55.50 EUR Billion in December of 2015 and a record low of -28.62 EUR Billion in January of 2008.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-11-17 09:00 AM Current Account €41.8B €30.8B €30.2B €32.2B
2017-12-20 09:00 AM Current Account €35.9B €43.2B €34.2B
2018-01-19 09:00 AM Current Account €37.8B €35.4B €35.9B
2018-02-19 09:00 AM Current Account €37.8B € 40.9B
2018-03-22 09:00 AM Current Account € 37.8B
2018-04-19 08:00 AM Current Account € 35.5B


Euro Area Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 26272.60 18866.20 30076.20 -16510.20 EUR Million [+]
Exports 197508.20 187942.70 205336.50 53045.90 EUR Million [+]
Imports 171235.60 169076.40 176565.90 55698.40 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 37.83 35.39 55.50 -28.62 EUR Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.30 3.20 3.30 -1.40 percent [+]
External Debt 13700905.11 13888577.58 14242703.75 5501622.07 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 36.23 40.50 85.30 -70.94 EUR Billion [+]
Gold Reserves 504.77 504.77 766.88 501.45 Tonnes [+]

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Euro Area Current Account

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 January of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
37.83 35.39 55.50 -28.62 1999 - 2017 EUR Billion Monthly
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current account by Country
Country Last
Australia -9125.00 Sep/17
Brazil -2388.00 Nov/17
Canada -19346.00 Sep/17
China 404.75 Sep/17
Euro Area 37.83 Nov/17
France -3260.00 Nov/17
Germany 25409.39 Nov/17
India -7200.00 Sep/17
Indonesia -4336.80 Sep/17
Italy 4881.00 Nov/17
Japan 1347.30 Nov/17
Mexico -5527.90 Sep/17
Netherlands 18090.30 Sep/17
Russia 17800.00 Dec/17
South Korea 7430.00 Nov/17
Spain 1678.00 Oct/17
Switzerland 13029.77 Sep/17
Turkey -4200.00 Nov/17
United Kingdom -22784.00 Sep/17
United States -100600.00 Sep/17


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