Switzerland Current Account  1972-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Swiss current account surplus narrowed to CHF 13 billion in the third quarter of 2017 from CHF 15.5 billion in the same period of the previous year, mainly due to lower receipts from non-monetary gold trading. The goods surplus fell to CHF 8.3 billion from CHF 13.9 billion; the services surplus declined to CHF 4.5 billion from CHF 4.8 billion and the secondary income gap widened to CHF 4.3 billion from CHF 2 billion. On the other hand, the primary income account switched to a CHF 4.5 billion surplus from a CHF 1.2 billion gap. Current Account in Switzerland averaged 7775.65 CHF Million from 1972 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 25353.43 CHF Million in the first quarter of 2010 and a record low of -2766.94 CHF Million in the first quarter of 2009.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-06-26 07:00 AM Current Account CHF11B CHF22B CHF 15.1B
2017-09-25 07:00 AM Current Account CHF18.7B CHF12.1B CHF 17.2B
2017-12-22 08:00 AM Current Account CHF13B CHF18.7B CHF15.1B
2018-03-26 07:00 AM Current Account CHF13B CHF 15.3B
2018-06-26 07:00 AM Current Account CHF 13.6B
2018-09-25 07:00 AM Current Account CHF 14.2B


Switzerland Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 1323.45 3374.11 4232.74 -1478.68 CHF million [+]
Exports 18936.88 19765.35 19765.35 245.90 CHF million [+]
Imports 17613.43 16391.24 17613.43 273.20 CHF million [+]
Current Account 13029.77 18722.38 25353.43 -2766.94 CHF Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 11.00 11.50 14.80 -0.60 percent [+]
External Debt 1755869.00 1712708.00 1755869.00 13293.30 CHF Million [+]
Terms of Trade 119.45 119.83 119.83 74.27 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 5130.76 18494.10 44260.29 -53637.28 CHF Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 965478.00 842197.00 965478.00 20958.90 CHF Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1076.00 1554.00 2138.00 600.00 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 1040.00 1039.99 2590.18 1039.99 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 0.27 0.29 2.03 0.13 [+]
Tourism Revenues 4942.59 4175.95 4942.59 999.10 CHF Million [+]
Weapons Sales 186.00 437.00 589.00 18.00 USD Million [+]

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Switzerland 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 - Switzerland Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Switzerland Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
13029.77 18722.38 25353.43 -2766.94 1972 - 2017 CHF Million Quarterly
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current account by Country
Country Last
Australia -9125.00 Sep/17
Brazil -4326.50 Dec/17
Canada -19346.00 Sep/17
China 622.00 Dec/17
Euro Area 45.81 Dec/17
France -928.00 Dec/17
Germany 27800.00 Dec/17
India -7200.00 Sep/17
Indonesia -5760.70 Dec/17
Italy 5872.00 Dec/17
Japan 797.20 Dec/17
Mexico -3206.60 Dec/17
Netherlands 18090.30 Sep/17
Russia 17800.00 Dec/17
South Korea 4090.00 Dec/17
Spain 3040.00 Nov/17
Switzerland 13029.77 Sep/17
Turkey -7700.00 Dec/17
United Kingdom -22784.00 Sep/17
United States -100600.00 Sep/17


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