|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
Portugal Current Account Balance
forexfactory.com - 4/22/2014 10:38:29 AM
Statistics Portugal has withheld details of the country’s Current Account Balance for the month of February which were due this morning, An improvement on last months €0.185Bn deficit was expected. The Portuguese authorities had been hoping for some ...
Germany assures Brussels its current account balance will shrink
Business Recorder - 4/15/2014 5:49:07 PM
BERLIN: Germany reassured Brussels on Tuesday its current account surplus, the world's largest, would shrink in coming ... Under EU rules if such imbalances are considered excessive, a country has to take action or risk a fine. Germany's very high current ...
Current account deficit over $2.1 billion, data reveals
The Express Tribune - 4/19/2014 2:56:45 AM
Shown as a percentage of the gross domestic product (GDP), the current account deficit widened to 1.2% in July-March as opposed to 0.7% in the same period of the last fiscal year. The country’s balance of payment (BoP) position was particularly ...
Current account gap swells beyond $2.17b in 3 quarters
Pakistan Today - 4/17/2014 6:15:23 PM
Major attributable factors for increase in the current account appear to be a huge deficit in the balance of trade in goods and services and the debt servicing against the country’s huge foreign financial obligations. While the balance of trade in goods ...
IMF says Ghana’s growth rate will dip
Spy Ghana - 4/23/2014 7:31:11 AM
The report provides analysis and projections of the IMF’s surveillance of economic developments and policies in its member countries ... The IMF also noted that the current account balance of Ghana will improve over the next five years.
BI Anticipates Widening Current Account Deficit on Profit Repatriation
The Jakarta Globe - 4/21/2014 12:48:31 PM
Foreign companies operating in Indonesia repatriate $26 billion abroad annually, more than triple the income the country gathers from its overseas workers. Still, Perry said that Indonesia’s balance of payment — consisting of current account and ...
BSP still sees 2014 payments surplus despite Q1 deficit
Hispanic Business - 4/22/2014 4:22:05 PM
April 23--The central bank remains confident that the country's balance of payments (BOP ... country's economic transactions with the rest of the world over a certain period. It consists of the current account, the capital account, and the financial ...
Current account deficit swells to $2.173 billion
The News International - 4/18/2014 1:32:02 AM
But some sort of stability has been brought as the capital account balance ... same time period, current account deficit was recorded at $156 million in March 2014 down from February’s $ 167 million. “The capital account of the country is likely ...
Smuggling sparks questions about Philippine current account
Manila Bulletin - 4/16/2014 2:06:02 PM
Several years of sound economic management have left the Philippines with what appears to be one of the strongest government balance ... the country’s trade data. Some analysts say a proper accounting might show that the country’s current account ...
Bosnian current account gap halved to 5.5 percent in 2013-central bank
Thomson Reuters - 4/17/2014 6:19:33 AM
The current account deficit was 947.3 million marka less than it was in 2012, when it amounted to 9.7 percent of GDP. The bank said the balance of services was up ... the bank said it expected the Balkan country's economy to grow 2.4 percent this year ...
Best current account deals and perks offered by banks
This is Money - 4/16/2014 8:36:45 AM
It has just launched its Classic Plus current account, and should be top choice for anyone wanting a current account that pays interest. It pays four per cent after tax (five per cent before) up to balances ... parts of the country sign up to its ...
Exploring The Current Account In The Balance Of Payments
Investopedia - 6/14/2013 12:45:07 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 ...
Is the yen losing its safe haven status?
Yahoo Finance - 4/22/2014 11:02:57 PM
Read More The most important indicator in the world right now: The yen A nation's currency may obtain 'safe-haven status' if that country has a current account surplus ... because of its deteriorating trade balance despite the weaker yen," Forrester ...
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 ...