Zambia recorded a Current Account deficit of 453.80 USD Million in the second quarter of 2018. Current Account in Zambia averaged -36.50 USD Million from 1998 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 654.30 USD Million in the third quarter of 2012 and a record low of -595.60 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Current Account in Zambia is expected to be -298.89 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 Zambia to stand at -321.78 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Zambia Current Account is projected to trend around -326.15 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.