Germany Current Account  1956-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The German current account surplus widened to EUR 26.2 billion in June 2018 from EUR 22.4 billion in the same month a year earlier and easily beating market consensus of EUR 21.2 billion, a preliminary estimate showed. The primary income surplus rose sharply to EUR 6.8 billion from EUR 2.5 billion in June 2017 while the goods surplus decreased slightly to EUR 24.0 billion from EUR 24.5 billion. Meantime, the services gap edged down to EUR 1.7 billion from EUR 1.9 billion a year ago while the secondary income deficit increased to EUR 2.9 billion from EUR 2.6 billion. Considering the first half of the year, the current account surplus widened to EUR 134.1 billion from EUR 121.2 billion in the same period of 2017. Current Account in Germany averaged 3986.16 EUR Million from 1956 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 32728.79 EUR Million in March of 2017 and a record low of -13042 EUR Million in January of 1997.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-06-08 06:00 AM Current Account €22.7B €29.6B €20B €16.2B
2018-07-09 06:00 AM Current Account €12.6B €23.5B €14.6B
2018-08-07 06:00 AM Current Account €26.2B €13.3B €21.2B €22.5B
2018-09-07 06:00 AM Current Account €26.2B €18.4B
2018-10-09 06:00 AM Current Account €17.9B
2018-11-08 07:00 AM Current Account €21.7B


Germany Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 21792.00 19649.50 25455.63 -535.91 EUR Million [+]
Exports 115537.00 109114.03 118173.58 226.39 EUR Million [+]
Imports 93745.00 89464.53 93745.00 346.78 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 26200.00 13300.00 32728.79 -13042.00 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 4648614.00 4583404.00 4831883.00 1929687.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 8.00 8.50 8.90 -1.70 percent [+]
Capital Flows 18583.89 -3448.05 46686.40 -28680.00 EUR Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 3707.00 -5424.00 141351.00 -32189.00 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 3371.00 3373.60 3468.60 3371.00 Tonnes [+]
Terms Of Trade 102.57 102.78 110.07 76.60 Index Points [+]
Terrorism Index 4.92 4.31 4.92 1.77 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 37452.00 35595.00 37452.00 14347.00 Thousand [+]
Weapons Sales 1653.00 2535.00 3310.00 12.00 USD Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 42.00 40.00 79.00 38.00 BBL/D/1K [+]

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Germany 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 - Germany Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Germany Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
26200.00 13300.00 32728.79 -13042.00 1956 - 2018 EUR Million Monthly




current account by Country
Country Last
Australia -10469.00 Mar/18
Brazil 435.00 Jun/18
Canada -19496.00 Mar/18
China 58.00 Jun/18
Euro Area 28.50 Jun/18
France -2333.00 Jun/18
Germany 26200.00 Jun/18
India -13000.00 Mar/18
Indonesia -8028.00 Jun/18
Italy 5134.70 Jun/18
Japan 1175.60 Jun/18
Mexico -6940.80 Mar/18
Netherlands 21821.00 Mar/18
Russia 22300.00 Jun/18
South Korea 7380.00 Jun/18
Spain 2437.00 May/18
Switzerland 18134.28 Mar/18
Turkey -2973.00 Jun/18
United Kingdom -17720.00 Mar/18
United States -124105.00 Mar/18


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