Vietnam Current Account to GDP  1980-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Vietnam recorded a Current Account surplus of 4.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Vietnam averaged -3.03 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 6 percent in 2012 and a record low of -12.70 percent in 1995.

Vietnam Current Account to GDP
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Vietnam Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 2200.00 1101.00 2200.00 -3888.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 20300.00 19342.00 20300.00 537.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 18100.00 18241.00 18459.00 740.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1169.00 155.00 9471.00 -10823.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 4.70 0.50 6.00 -12.70 percent [+]
External Debt 77798.00 72423.00 77798.00 10345.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 103.42 102.16 109.77 94.81 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 2722.00 8921.00 25790.92 -2649.50 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 0.31 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1024.90 975.90 1229.20 529.40 Thousand [+]
Capital Flows 2740.00 3745.00 6867.00 -5250.00 USD Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 279.00 280.00 415.00 125.00 BBL/D/1K [+]

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Vietnam 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 - Vietnam Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Vietnam Current Account to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.70 0.50 6.00 -12.70 1980 - 2016 percent Yearly




current account to GDP by Country
Country Last
Switzerland 11.00 Dec/16
Netherlands 8.40 Dec/16
Germany 8.30 Dec/16
South Korea 7.00 Dec/16
Japan 3.70 Dec/16
Euro Area 3.30 Dec/16
Italy 2.60 Dec/16
Spain 2.20 Dec/16
China 1.80 Dec/16
Russia 1.80 Dec/16
India -0.70 Dec/16
France -0.90 Dec/16
Brazil -1.30 Dec/16
Indonesia -1.80 Dec/16
United States -2.60 Dec/16
Australia -2.70 Dec/16
Mexico -2.70 Dec/16
Canada -3.30 Dec/16
Turkey -3.80 Dec/16
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/16