Brazil Current Account to GDP 1980-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Brazil recorded a Current Account deficit of 3.66 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Brazil averaged -1.84 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 1.80 Percent in 2004 and a record low of -8.20 Percent in 1982. Current Account to GDP in Brazil is reported by the Banco Central do Brasil.

   
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Brazil Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-3.66 -2.40 1.80 -8.20 1980 - 2013 percent Yearly
The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competitiveness of a country. Usually, countries recording a strong current account surplus have an economy heavily dependent on exports revenues, with high savings ratings but weak domestic demand. On the other hand, countries recording a current account deficit have strong imports, a low saving rates and high personal consumption rates as a percentage of disposable incomes. This page provides - Brazil Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Brazil Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Monday, November 24, 2014.

Brazil Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1177.00 -939.00 5659.37 -4058.14 USD Million [+]
Exports 18330.00 19617.00 26158.51 75.06 USD Million [+]
Imports 19507.00 20556.00 23050.46 67.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -7907.00 -5489.00 3068.40 -11529.50 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.66 -2.40 1.80 -8.20 percent [+]
External Debt 338630.51 338630.51 338630.51 64259.50 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 115.15 115.32 132.64 64.71 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 4213.54 6840.00 15374.35 -22.15 USD Million [+]
Remittances 1989.00 1974.00 6411.00 1974.00 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 7664.20 7493.70 16811.30 -16639.20 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 67.20 67.20 119.01 31.99 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 2267.00 2246.00 2267.00 330.00 BBL/D/1K [+]