The current account surplus in Hong Kong fell to HKD 45.77 billion in the third quarter of 2018 from HKD 57.40 billion in the corresponding month of the previous year. The goods deficit widened sharply to HKD 53.40 billion from HKD 16.57 billion and the secondary income gap advanced to HKD 5.57 billion from HKD 5.26 billion a year earlier. On the other hand, the services surplus went up to HKD 63.01 billion from HKD 53.28 billion and the primary income surplus rose to HKD 41.73 billion from HKD 25.94 billion in the third quarter of 2017. Current Account in Hong Kong averaged 28895.90 HKD Million from 1999 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 92020 HKD Million in the fourth quarter of 2008 and a record low of -29059 HKD Million in the second quarter of 2014.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-03-22 08:30 AM Current Account H$15.2B H$58.75B H$ 33.2B
2018-06-22 08:30 AM Current Account H$16.3B H$16B H$ 60.5B
2018-09-21 08:30 AM Current Account H$15.7B H$16.6B H$ 14.5B
2018-12-21 08:30 AM Current Account H$45.8B H$15.6B H$ 43.1B
2019-03-22 08:30 AM Current Account 31300
2019-06-21 08:30 AM Current Account
2019-09-23 08:30 AM Current Account


Hong Kong Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -44964.00 -44490.00 7228.00 -59898.00 HKD Million [+]
Current Account 45772.00 15591.00 92020.00 -29059.00 HKD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 4.20 4.00 15.00 -6.30 percent [+]
Imports 409284.00 428141.80 428452.00 230.00 HKD Million [+]
Exports 364320.00 383651.50 383651.50 172.00 HKD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 99.60 99.50 108.50 99.00 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows -27476.00 -45878.00 22424.00 -89673.00 HKD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 5995027.00 5884512.00 6009577.00 427254.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 2.10 2.10 2.10 2.08 Tonnes [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 15189.80 13356.84 15189.80 1955.85 HKD Billion [+]
External Debt 12972265.00 13057340.00 13057340.00 2707907.00 HKD Million [+]

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Hong Kong 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 - Hong Kong Current Account - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Hong Kong Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
45772.00 15591.00 92020.00 -29059.00 1999 - 2018 HKD Million Quarterly




Country Last Previous
Argentina -7591.00 Sep/18
Australia -10688.00 Sep/18
Brazil -795.30 Nov/18
Canada -10343.00 Sep/18
China 233.00 Sep/18
Euro Area 26.63 Oct/18
France -2756.00 Nov/18
Germany 21400.00 Nov/18
India -19100.00 Sep/18
Indonesia -8846.10 Sep/18
Italy 6081.00 Oct/18
Japan 757.22 Nov/18
Mexico -5081.50 Sep/18
Netherlands 20484.80 Sep/18
Russia 27664.00 Sep/18
Saudi Arabia 29583.00 Sep/18
Singapore 23400.20 Sep/18
South Africa -176577.00 Sep/18
South Korea 5063.40 Nov/18
Spain 294.00 Oct/18
Switzerland 14596.00 Sep/18
Turkey 986.00 Nov/18
United Kingdom -26522.00 Sep/18
United States -124817.00 Sep/18


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