Hong Kong Current Account  1999-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Hong Kong current account surplus increased to HKD 16.4 billion, or 2.6 percent of the GDP in the second quarter of 2017 from HKD 15.0 billion, or 2.6 percent of the GDP in the same period a year earlier. The services surplus rose to HKD 39.6 billion from HKD 39.3 billion, due to a larger increase in exports of services relative to that in respect of imports of services. Also, the primary income net inflow went up to HKD 50.4 billion from HKD 38.4 billion and the secondary income net outflow declined to HKD 4.7 billion from HKD 5.3 billion. In contrast, the goods deficit increased to HKD 68.9 billion, compared with the HKD 57.4 billion, due to a larger increase in imports relative to that in respect of exports. Current Account in Hong Kong averaged 28932.55 HKD Million from 1999 until 2017, 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
2017-03-23 08:30 AM Current Account H$34.8B H$45.6B H$ 19.9B
2017-06-22 08:30 AM Current Account H$16.7B H$36.8B H$ 16B
2017-09-21 08:30 AM Current Account H$16.4B H$16.9B H$ 19B
2017-12-21 08:30 AM Current Account H$16.4B H$ 38.5B


Hong Kong Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -35527.00 -29601.00 7228.00 -59253.00 HKD Million [+]
Exports 332663.00 326589.00 340935.00 172.00 HKD Million [+]
Imports 368190.00 356190.00 385817.00 230.00 HKD Million [+]
Current Account 16409.00 16669.00 92020.00 -29059.00 HKD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 4.50 3.30 13.70 -6.30 percent [+]
Terms of Trade 99.10 99.10 108.50 99.00 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows -45533.00 12087.00 22424.00 -89673.00 HKD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 5023433.00 5167700.00 6009577.00 427254.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 2.08 2.08 2.08 2.08 Tonnes [+]
External Debt 11670549.00 10988936.00 11670549.00 2707907.00 HKD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 13356.84 13230.81 13356.84 1955.85 HKD Billion [+]

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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 October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
16409.00 16669.00 92020.00 -29059.00 1999 - 2017 HKD Million Quarterly




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