United States Current Account  Forecast


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Current Account in the United States is expected to be -117000.00 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 the United States to stand at -120923.22 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Current Account is projected to trend around -145000.00 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


United States Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -43495 -46700 -50000 -49300 -50500 -59000
Exports 196816 194300 195000 196200 196500 200000
Imports 240311 241000 245000 245500 247000 259000
Current Account -123137 -117000 -118200 -118000 -120923 -145000
Current Account to GDP -2.6 -2.8 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -3
External Debt -7934901 -7777101 -7658935 -7549856 -7459765 -6701967
Terms of Trade 100 101 101 101 101 102
Capital Flows -51336 17188 17201 18807 20223 22576
Foreign Direct Investment 46199 41576 41172 42108 41918 39710
Net Long Term Tic Flows 80913 42227 32688 30782 29515 24755
Gold Reserves 8133 8134 8134 8135 8135 8135
Crude Oil Production 9203 9180 9183 9167 9151 9150
Tourism Revenues 20828 20663 20617 20571 20525 20128
Tourist Arrivals 6507601 5427600 5258600 5113700 4989500 4429100
Terrorism Index 5.43 5.16 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.36
Weapons Sales 9894 9406 9412 9417 9423 9994