Philippines Current Account  Forecast


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Current Account in Philippines is expected to be 1420.00 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in Philippines to stand at 56.90 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Philippines Current Account is projected to trend around 589.00 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Philippines Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -1915000 -2955200 -2930000 -2158000 -1190929 -2440000
Exports 5594320 5064800 5730000 5780000 5293373 6290000
Imports 7509000 8020000 8660000 7938000 7515719 8730000
Current Account 377 1420 -80 -80 56.9 589
Current Account to GDP 0.2 0.8 1.2 1.2 0.06 1
External Debt 76622 82500 75837 75651 75465 73811
Capital Flows 15 14 8 10 8.62 16
Remittances 2186091 2780000 2900000 2950000 2405468 3340000
Tourist Arrivals 545254 600000 560000 560000 534200 831000
Gold Reserves 196 197 196 196 196 205
Terrorism Index 7.13 7.4 6.75 6.72 6.69 7.4
Foreign Direct Investment 18161 162000 31176 26844 28943 197000
Crude Oil Production 15 27 15.81 15.79 15.77 40