Germany - Current account balance

Current account balance (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Current account balance (BoP, current US$) in Germany was $256,022,000,000 as of 2013. Over the past 8 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $256,022,000,000 in 2013 and $133,770,000,000 in 2005.

Definition: Current account balance is the sum of net exports of goods and services, net primary income, and net secondary income. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
2005 $133,770,000,000
2006 $173,927,000,000
2007 $238,080,000,000
2008 $217,537,000,000
2009 $201,525,000,000
2010 $195,389,000,000
2011 $227,121,000,000
2012 $252,282,000,000
2013 $256,022,000,000

Current account balance (% of GDP)

Current account balance (% of GDP) in Germany was 6.86 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 8 years was 7.14 in 2012, while its lowest value was 4.68 in 2005.

Definition: Current account balance is the sum of net exports of goods and services, net primary income, and net secondary income.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
2005 4.68
2006 5.80
2007 6.93
2008 5.81
2009 5.91
2010 5.73
2011 6.05
2012 7.14
2013 6.86

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments