Greece Current Account  1997-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The Greek current account surplus widened to EUR 1.83 billion in August 2017 from EUR 1.66 billion in the same month a year earlier. It was the largest current account surplus since August 2015, as the services surplus increased to EUR 3.83 billion from EUR 3.24 billion a year earlier, with tourism revenues rising to EUR 3.52 billion from EUR 3.02 billion. In addition, the primary income deficit fell to EUR 0.22 billion from EUR 0.30 billion in August 2016. Meanwhile, the goods deficit went up to EUR 1.68 billion from EUR 1.17 billion a year earlier, and the secondary income gap edged up to EUR 0.11 billion from EUR 0.10 billion. In January to August, the current account posted a surplus of EUR 0.12 billion, compared with a deficit of EUR 0.21 billion in the same period of 2016. Current Account in Greece averaged -1134.01 EUR Million from 1997 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 2601.40 EUR Million in July of 2013 and a record low of -4730.30 EUR Million in December of 2007.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-08-21 08:00 AM Current Account €0.84B €-0.58B € 0.75B
2017-09-20 08:15 AM Current Account €1.57B €0.842B € 0.76B
2017-10-23 08:20 AM Current Account €1.827B €1.507B € 1.81B
2017-11-20 09:00 AM Current Account €1.827B € 1.05B
2017-12-21 09:00 AM Current Account € -0.21B


Greece Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1633.40 -1513.80 -716.90 -4328.60 EUR Million [+]
Exports 2016.30 2410.90 2766.00 691.90 EUR Million [+]
Imports 3649.70 3924.70 6219.50 1919.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 1826.60 1506.60 2601.40 -4730.30 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.60 0.10 0.10 -15.20 percent [+]
External Debt 432179.88 432392.38 444999.89 142217.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 1906.62 973.76 5937.62 -4086.57 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 83.60 89.10 247.30 50.50 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 112.87 112.84 132.56 107.21 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 2.00 2.00 11.00 0.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 377.90 178.90 2608.90 -532.30 EUR Million [+]
Terrorism Index 4.22 4.98 5.91 3.43 [+]
Tourism Revenues 3521.50 2925.20 3521.50 109.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1922299.00 951991.00 3303014.00 140107.00 persons [+]

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1826.60 1506.60 2601.40 -4730.30 1997 - 2017 EUR Million Monthly




current account by Country

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Australia -9562.00 Jun/17
Brazil -302.50 Aug/17
Canada -16319.00 Jun/17
China 508.87 Jun/17
Euro Area 29.61 Aug/17
France -1468.00 Aug/17
Germany 17800.00 Aug/17
India -14300.00 Jun/17
Indonesia -4962.50 Jun/17
Italy 3679.00 Aug/17
Japan 2380.40 Aug/17
Mexico -321.10 Jun/17
Netherlands 15416.30 Jun/17
Russia 1200.00 Sep/17
South Korea 6061.10 Aug/17
Spain 2977.00 Jul/17
Switzerland 18748.00 Jun/17
Turkey -1237.00 Aug/17
United Kingdom -23182.00 Jun/17
United States -123137.00 Jun/17