China Current Account  1998-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The current account surplus in China increased to $84.3 billion in the fourth quarter of 2015 from $60.3 billion in the previous period, mainly due to a goods trade surplus of $161.6 billion. Meanwhile, the services trade deficit was recorded at $48.6 billion, the primary income gap at $21.3 billion and the second income deficit at $7.3 billion. Considering full 2015, China's current account surplus rose 33 percent to $293.2 billion, or 2.7 percent of GDP, as the goods trade surplus went up 33 percent hitting a record high of $578.1 billion. In contrast, the services trade gap went up 39 percent to $209.4 billion, the primary income deficit jumped 74 percent to $59.2 billion while the secondary income deficit fell 46 percent $16.3 billion. Current Account in China averaged 398.54 USD HML from 1998 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 1330.85 USD HML in the fourth quarter of 2008 and a record low of -8.96 USD HML in the second quarter of 2001. Current Account in China is reported by the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, China.

China Current Account
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
843.00 602.90 1330.85 -8.96 1998 - 2015 USD HML Quarterly
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Current Account is the sum of the balance of trade (exports minus imports of goods and services), net factor income (such as interest and dividends) and net transfer payments (such as foreign aid). This page provides - China Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. China Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-08-07 09:30 AM Q2 $76.6B $152.2B

China Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 600.93 541.03 616.40 -319.71 USD HML [+]
Exports 2241.89 1972.42 2275.13 13.00 USD HML [+]
Imports 1640.96 1431.39 1830.94 16.60 USD HML [+]
Current Account 843.00 602.90 1330.85 -8.96 USD HML [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.70 2.10 10.10 -3.70 percent [+]
External Debt 8955.00 8631.67 8955.00 158.28 USD HML [+]
Terms of Trade 114.77 112.81 118.33 81.75 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 1262.70 1036.80 1195.62 18.32 USD HML [+]
Capital Flows -843.00 114.24 114.24 -1305.58 USD HML [+]
Tourist Arrivals 164.90 178.20 216.60 21.70 Tens of Thousands [+]
Gold Reserves 1762.32 1743.40 1762.32 395.01 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 4259.00 4317.00 4409.00 1012.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 6.29 5.08 6.29 1.47 [+]
Exports to India 5174780.00 4923778.00 5533350.00 2326991.00 USD THO [+]




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