Overseas investors sold USD 7.8 billion of US assets, including short-dated instruments in April 2019 after a downwardly revised USD 5.6 billion sale in March, disappointing market expectations of purchases for USD 17 billion. Meanwhile, foreigners bought USD 46.9 billion of long-term US securities, including government and corporate, after selling USD 25.9 billion in the previous month. Foreign investors bought USD 16.9 billion of US treasuries, after selling USD 12.5 billion in March. Capital Flows in the United States averaged 22133.78 USD Million from 1978 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 272938 USD Million in October of 2008 and a record low of -194622 USD Million in September of 2015.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-03-15 08:00 PM Overall Net Capital Flows $-143.7B $-113.5B
2019-04-15 08:00 PM Overall Net Capital Flows $-21.6B $-143.7B $13.3B $25.9B
2019-05-15 08:00 PM Overall Net Capital Flows $-8.1B $-21.5B $-30.9B $-42B
2019-06-17 08:00 PM Overall Net Capital Flows $-7.8B $-5.6B $17B
2019-07-16 08:00 PM Overall Net Capital Flows $-7.8B $13.1B
2019-08-15 08:00 PM Overall Net Capital Flows
2019-09-17 08:00 PM Overall Net Capital Flows


United States Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -55520.00 -51224.00 1946.00 -67823.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -130400.00 -143927.00 9957.00 -215769.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.40 -2.30 0.20 -6.00 percent [+]
Imports 266156.00 257635.00 266816.00 577.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 210636.00 206411.00 213341.00 772.00 USD Million [+]
External Debt 20006050.00 19765887.00 20006050.00 6570168.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 105.85 106.43 168.28 91.82 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows -7754.00 -5633.00 272938.00 -194622.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 52432.00 53720.00 55831.00 -9988.00 USD Million [+]
Net Long Term Tic Flows 46914.00 -25886.00 157830.00 -72882.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 8133.50 8133.50 8149.05 8133.46 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 12162.00 11905.00 12162.00 3971.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Tourism Revenues 21547.00 21389.00 21891.00 6496.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 6227283.00 5051167.00 8364941.00 2094287.00 [+]
Terrorism Index 6.07 5.43 7.39 3.70 [+]
Weapons Sales 10508.00 12485.00 15725.00 1742.00 USD Million [+]

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United States Net Treasury International Capital Flows

Net Treasury International Capital Flows includes all net foreign acquisitions of long-term securities, short-term U.S. securities, and banking flows. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Net Treasury International Capital Flows - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Net Treasury International Capital Flows - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-7754.00 -5633.00 272938.00 -194622.00 1978 - 2019 USD Million Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Argentina -4902.66 Mar/19
Australia 812.00 Mar/19
Brazil 1222.70 May/19
Canada -89.00 Mar/19
China 388.00 Mar/19
Euro Area -31.16 Apr/19
France 10921.00 May/19
Germany 16898.25 Apr/19
India -83.26 Mar/19
Italy 7706.80 Apr/19
Japan 32149.00 May/19
Mexico -34.60 Mar/19
Netherlands 19939.80 Mar/19
Russia 31354.85 Mar/19
Saudi Arabia 10681.00 Mar/19
Singapore 8475.60 Mar/19
South Korea 4591.40 May/19
Spain 3933.00 Apr/19
Switzerland -3522.43 Mar/19
Turkey -1755.00 May/19
United Kingdom 16784.00 Mar/19
United States -7754.00 Apr/19


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