|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
Canadian Q2 current account balance -11.9B vs -11.5B expected
ForexLive (blog) - 8/28/2014 12:24:23 PM
This is a large factor in tomorrow’s Q2 Canadian GDP report. Prior revised to -12.0B from -12.4B One thing you don’t hear too much about is how Canada has gone from a c/a surplus country to a massive c/a deficit country since the crisis. A separate ...
India's Current-Account Deficit Narrows
Wall Street Journal - 9/1/2014 11:15:13 AM
MUMBAI—India's current-account deficit narrowed sharply in the last quarter as exports rebounded and government restrictions on the import of gold helped improve India's trade balance ... 2 The Assembly of a New World Order Twitter Facebook Email ...
India’s balance of payments rises on robust dollar inflows
Business Recorder - 9/1/2014 4:30:10 PM
MUMBAI: India's balance of payments was in surplus for a third straight quarter in April-June, even though the current account deficit widened sharply from the previous quarter due to rising imports, data showed on Monday. The balance of payments was ...
Current account deficit widens to $7.8 billion
Times of India - 9/2/2014 12:29:47 AM
MUMBAI: The country's current account deficit (CAD) marginally widened to $7.8 billion ... The positive news is that on a balance of payment basis, there was a net accretion of $11.2 billion to India's foreign exchange reserves in Q1 of 2014-15.
Periphery Runs Current Account Surplus But Problems Remain
Seeking Alpha - 8/28/2014 11:34:16 AM
It shows the current account balance of the four main European peripheral countries on a 12-month rolling basis over the last several years. Before the crisis, they were all running current account deficits. Now there are all experiencing small surpluses.
Rupee sees biggest fall in three weeks on broad dollar gains
Reuters - 9/2/2014 3:03:05 PM
Sentiment was also soothed after India's balance of payments was in surplus for a third straight quarter in April-June. "The overall sentiment remains bullish on the rupee so a small negative on the current account balance doesn't matter," said Naveen ...
UPDATE 2-Peru sees bigger 2014 trade deficit, smaller current account gap
Reuters - 8/29/2014 10:07:11 AM
(Adds context on current account deficit, details of economic forecast ... But Peru logged a $2.43 billion trade gap in the first half of 2014 as the Andean country's traditional mineral exports tumbled on lower prices and weak output.
Current account deficit narrows to 1.7 percent of GDP in Q1
Daijiworld - 9/1/2014 1:38:23 PM
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS): India's current account deficit (CAD) for the first quarter (April ... The merchandise trade deficit (balance of payment basis) contracted by about 31.4 percent to $34.6 billion in first quarter of 2014-15 from $50.5 billion ...
Banks shamed again as more complaints are upheld: Number ombudsman decides in favour of customers up by 6% in first six months of the year
Daily Mail - 9/2/2014 8:22:13 AM
Interest-paying current accounts Lloyds Bank is tempting desperate savers with its Club Lloyds current account - offering up to 4 per cent for balances between £4,000 and £5,000. But you will have to pay in at least £1,500. TSB has also recently ...
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 ...
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 ...
Current acct deficit $13.74b in June qtr
The bull - 9/2/2014 1:19:53 AM
The median market forecast was for a deficit of $14 billion in the June quarter. The current account measures flows of income between Australia and the rest of the world, like interest payments and dividends, and transfers like foreign aid, as well as the ...
World Economic Outlook
International Monetary Fund - 4/8/2003 11:53:06 PM
The World Economic Outlook presents the IMF staff's analysis ... 1.6 Selected Western Hemisphere Countries: Real GDP, Consumer Prices, and Current Account Balance 1.7 Selected Asian Countries: Real GDP, Consumer Prices, and Current Account Balance 1.8 ...
Who Will Run the World’s Deficits?
PROJECT SYNDICATE - 11/6/2013 11:57:50 PM
SINGAPORE – These days everyone seems to want to run a current-account surplus ... the ability of other major deficit countries, like Brazil and India, to absorb capital flows is reaching its limit. Since the world is a closed system, this raises ...
Definition of 'Current Account'
Economic Times - 9/2/2014 6:34:51 AM
Definition: Current account is one of the two component accounts of the balance of payments of a nation. It records the trade of goods and services of an economy with other countries of the world. Description: Current account includes three components ...