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

China recorded a Current Account surplus of 2 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in China averaged 2.24 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 10.10 Percent in 2007 and a record low of -3.70 Percent in 1985. Current Account to GDP in China is reported by the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, China.

   
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China Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.00 2.60 10.10 -3.70 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 - China Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - China Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Thursday, November 27, 2014.

China Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 454.05 309.43 498.30 -319.71 USD Hundred Million [+]
Exports 2068.67 2136.87 2136.87 13.00 USD Hundred Million [+]
Imports 1614.61 1827.45 1830.94 16.60 USD Hundred Million [+]
Current Account 815.00 734.41 1330.85 -8.96 USD Hundred Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.00 2.60 10.10 -3.70 percent [+]
External Debt 8631.67 7369.86 8631.67 158.28 USD Hundred Million [+]
Terms of Trade 103.13 102.55 118.33 81.75 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 958.80 873.60 1175.86 18.32 USD Hundred Million [+]
Capital Flows -816.00 -162.07 1320.80 -816.00 USD HML [+]
Tourist Arrivals 203.70 176.40 216.60 21.70 Tens of Thousands [+]
Gold Reserves 1054.09 1054.09 1054.09 395.01 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 4084.00 4259.00 4281.00 1012.00 BBL/D/1K [+]


Current Account to GDP Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -2.90 Dec/13 -4.10 1.40 -6.70 percent [+]
Brazil -3.66 Dec/13 -2.40 1.80 -8.20 percent [+]
Canada -3.20 Dec/13 -3.40 2.70 -4.20 percent [+]
China 2.00 Dec/13 2.60 10.10 -3.70 percent [+]
Euro Area 2.40 Dec/13 1.40 2.40 -1.50 percent [+]
France -1.30 Dec/13 -2.20 2.70 -2.20 percent [+]
Germany 7.50 Dec/13 7.40 7.50 -1.70 percent [+]
India -1.70 Dec/13 -4.70 1.50 -4.70 percent [+]
Indonesia -3.30 Dec/13 -2.80 4.80 -6.80 percent [+]
Italy 1.00 Dec/13 -0.30 3.20 -3.70 percent [+]
Japan 0.70 Dec/13 1.10 4.80 -1.00 percent [+]
Mexico -1.80 Dec/13 -1.20 3.40 -6.10 percent [+]
Netherlands 10.40 Dec/13 9.50 10.40 -1.00 percent [+]
Russia 1.56 Dec/13 3.60 18.00 -1.40 percent [+]
South Korea 5.80 Dec/13 4.30 11.90 -8.30 percent [+]
Spain 0.80 Dec/13 -1.20 1.50 -10.00 percent [+]
Switzerland 13.50 Dec/12 8.50 15.60 -0.60 percent [+]
Turkey -7.90 Dec/13 -6.00 2.00 -9.70 percent [+]
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/13 -3.80 1.90 -4.90 percent [+]
United States -2.30 Dec/13 -2.70 0.20 -6.00 percent [+]