Nepal recorded a Current Account deficit of 0.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Current Account to GDP in Nepal averaged 2.81 percent from 2000 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 6.20 percent in 2016 and a record low of -2.40 percent in 2010.

Current Account to GDP in Nepal is expected to be -8.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Nepal Current Account to GDP is projected to trend around -2.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Nepal Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -113688.70 -128597.90 -3913.30 -128597.90 Million NPR [+]
Current Account -74890.60 -73627.60 86636.00 -74890.60 Million Rupees [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.40 6.20 6.20 -2.40 percent [+]
Exports 6921.50 6877.20 8561.80 2831.60 Million NPR [+]
Imports 120610.20 135475.10 135475.10 8000.30 Million NPR [+]
Gold Reserves 6.12 6.12 6.12 0.00 Tonnes [+]
Terms Of Trade 147.30 142.70 163.90 129.10 Index Points [+]
Terrorism Index 4.39 4.42 6.86 4.39 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 13503.90 5920.90 13503.90 -469.70 NPR Million [+]

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Nepal Current Account to GDP

The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competitiveness of a country. Usually, countries recording a strong current account surplus have an economy heavily dependent on exports revenues, with high savings ratings but weak domestic demand. On the other hand, countries recording a current account deficit have strong imports, a low saving rates and high personal consumption rates as a percentage of disposable incomes. This page provides - Nepal Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Nepal Current Account to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.40 6.20 6.20 -2.40 2000 - 2017 percent Yearly




Country Last Previous
Singapore 19.50 Dec/17
Netherlands 10.20 Dec/17
Switzerland 9.80 Dec/17
Germany 8.00 Dec/17
South Korea 5.60 Dec/17
Japan 4.02 Dec/17
Euro Area 3.50 Dec/17
Italy 2.80 Dec/17
Russia 2.20 Dec/17
Saudi Arabia 2.20 Dec/17
Spain 1.90 Dec/17
China 1.30 Dec/17
Brazil -0.48 Dec/17
France -0.80 Dec/17
Mexico -1.60 Dec/17
Indonesia -1.70 Dec/17
India -1.90 Dec/17
United States -2.40 Dec/17
South Africa -2.50 Dec/17
Canada -3.00 Dec/17
Australia -3.10 Dec/17
United Kingdom -4.10 Dec/17
Argentina -4.80 Dec/17
Turkey -5.50 Dec/17


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