|Rank||Country||Current Account Balance (US$)|
|18||United Arab Emirates||26,320,000,000|
|32||Trinidad and Tobago||5,058,000,000|
|42||Congo, Republic of the||1,849,000,000|
|48||British Virgin Islands||362,600,000|
|68||Sao Tome and Principe||-77,500,000|
|74||Saint Kitts and Nevis||-133,800,000|
|84||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||-221,600,000|
|87||Central African Republic||-234,400,000|
|90||Antigua and Barbuda||-268,300,000|
|98||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||-419,000,000|
|132||Bosnia and Herzegovina||-1,583,000,000|
|163||Papua New Guinea||-4,818,000,000|
Definition: This entry records a country's net trade in goods and services, plus net earnings from rents, interest, profits, and dividends, and net transfer payments (such as pension funds and worker remittances) to and from the rest of the world during the period specified. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Current Account Balance map
Accumulated Current Account/GDP
Yahoo Finance - 11/25/2014 7:32:43 AM
Current account records the values of the following: - trade balance exports and imports of goods and services - income payments and expenditure interest, dividends, salaries - unilateral transfers aid, taxes, one-way gifts It shows how a country deals ...
UPDATE 1-Brazil's current account deficit widens in October
Reuters - 11/24/2014 8:59:48 AM
The country posted a current ... The central bank expects a current account deficit of $8 billion in November, its head of research, Tulio Maciel, told reporters in Brasilia. Brazil's trade balance could turn negative this year for the first time in ...
BSP forecasts balance of payments deficit for 2014
ABS-CBN News - 11/21/2014 3:55:33 AM
MANILA - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) expects the country to end the year with a balance of payments ... forecast for this year's current account surplus to a narrower trade deficit, as a decline in world oil prices reduced the country's oil ...
The 10 Best Countries To Work In the World
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GLOBALES: UPDATE 1−Brazil's current account deficit widens in October
Entorno Inteligente - 11/24/2014 1:53:17 PM
BRASILIA Nov 24 (Reuters) − Brazil's current account ... Brazil's trade balance could turn negative this year for the first time in more than a decade as the price of iron ore and soy drop. The South American nation is one of the world's top exporters ...
Brazil posts current account gap of $8.131bn in October
Business Recorder - 11/24/2014 1:38:58 PM
BRASILIA: Brazil posted a current account deficit of $8.131 billion in October, central bank data showed on Monday. The country had been expected to post a deficit of $7.5 billion, according to the median forecast of 14 analysts in a Reuters poll.
Early Signs of Rugby World Cup Fever as British Fans Spend Average of GBP 350 on Tickets
Market Watch - 11/25/2014 8:29:59 AM
The biggest individual credit card spend on tickets was around GBP 10,000, compared to GBP 1,700 for a current account ... "The Rugby World Cup is going to be a momentous occasion for this country and it is no surprise that so many of us are trying ...
Exploring The Current Account In The Balance Of Payments
Investopedia - 10/18/2014 7:59:17 PM
The balance of the current account tells us if a country has a deficit or ... A surplus is indicative of an economy that is a net creditor to the rest of the world. It shows how much a country is saving as opposed to investing. What this means is that ...
Account in surplus
Fiji Times - 11/20/2014 7:13:00 PM
He said PNG's trade with the rest of the world had improved this year despite the weak global demand and the uneven global recovery. "The improvement in exports has resulted in the current account balance narrowing to a deficit of K1.4b ($F1.32b ...
Countries with the largest current account balance
Mongabay - 1/24/2010 11:57:35 PM
This entry records a country's net trade in goods and services, plus net earnings from rents, interest, profits, and dividends, and net transfer payments (such as pension funds and worker remittances) to and from the rest of the world during the period ...
Balance of payments deficit seen to hit $3.4 b in 2014
m.philstar.com - 11/21/2014 1:06:44 PM
MANILA, Philippines (Xinhua) - The Philippines' balance of payments ... affect the country's gross international reserves, which is expected to settle at around $80 billion by year-end. Despite a BOP deficit, the current account is expected to remain ...
PH seen posting balance of payments deficit
Inquirer - 11/21/2014 3:22:45 PM
Projections for the country ... of the world. For 2014, the BSP now sees the Philippines posting a deficit of $3.4 billion, compared to the previous forecast of a surplus of $1.1 billion. “This is mainly due to developments in the capital account ...
UPDATE 1-S&P sees Turkey's current account deficit stable but policy risks high
Reuters - 11/21/2014 5:24:26 PM
It also said a centralisation of decision-making and the erosion of checks and balances around key institutions were risks ... which it said reflected the downside risks of the country's substantial dependency on external financing next year.
The World's Most Competitive Countries
Forbes - 5/31/2013 6:13:42 AM
For the past 25 years, IMD, the international business school in Lausanne, Switzerland, has issued a list of the countries it says are the world’s most competitive ... Some 13.4% of GDP is the current account surplus, one of the highest in the world.
India, world's 7th most economically confident country
Rediff India Abroad - 12/7/2013 4:01:26 AM
Buoyed by healthy farm output and narrowing current account deficit, India is the seventh most economically confident country in the world, a study by global research firm Ipsos has said. Saudi Arabia is the most economically confident country, followed by ...