Euro Area Current Account 1997-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Euro Area recorded a Current Account surplus of 13.80 EUR Billion in February of 2015. Current Account in the Euro Area averaged 2.51 EUR Billion from 1997 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 35.20 EUR Billion in December of 2014 and a record low of -26.95 EUR Billion in January of 2008. Current Account in the Euro Area is reported by the European Central Bank.

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Euro Area Current Account


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
13.80 8.30 35.20 -26.95 1997 - 2015 EUR Billion Monthly
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 - Euro Area Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Euro Area Current Account - was last refreshed on Saturday, April 25, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-02-19 09:00 AM
Current Account  Dec
€ 29.2B € 26.5B (R) € 14.5B
2015-03-20 09:00 AM
Current Account  Jan
€ 8.2B € 35.2B (R) € 9.7B
2015-04-17 09:00 AM
Current Account  Feb
€13.8B € 8.3B (R) € 18.4B
2015-05-21 09:00 AM
Current Account  Mar
€13.8B € 6.3B
2015-06-19 09:00 AM
Current Account  Apr
€ 5.7B
2015-07-20 09:00 AM
Current Account  May
€ 5.5B


Euro Area Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 20300.00 7600.00 24009.80 -16638.00 EUR Million [+]
Exports 160749.00 148224.00 179730.00 53086.80 EUR Million [+]
Imports 140477.80 140280.60 161018.00 55641.60 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 13.80 8.30 35.20 -26.95 EUR Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.40 1.40 2.40 -1.50 percent [+]
External Debt 12093086.83 12062854.00 12096481.11 5501622.07 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 17.21 -19.93 110.25 -107.58 EUR Billion [+]
Gold Reserves 503.19 503.19 766.88 501.45 Tonnes [+]


Current Account Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -9588.00 Nov/14 -12130.00 295.00 -20882.00 AUD Million [+]
Brazil -5736.00 Mar/15 -6878.70 3068.40 -11529.50 USD Million [+]
Canada -13917.00 Nov/14 -9600.00 12223.00 -19565.00 CAD Million [+]
China 670.21 Nov/14 721.76 1330.85 -8.96 USD Hundred Million [+]
Euro Area 13.80 Feb/15 8.30 35.20 -26.95 EUR Billion [+]
France -1750.00 Feb/15 -284.00 4784.00 -5401.00 EUR Million [+]
Germany 16645.19 Feb/15 15900.00 25600.00 -9353.00 EUR Million [+]
India -8226.25 Nov/14 -10105.90 7360.00 -31857.20 USD Million [+]
Indonesia -6180.60 Nov/14 -6835.90 3795.00 -10133.00 USD Million [+]
Italy 3593.60 Feb/15 45.40 19332.70 -10633.40 EUR Million [+]
Japan 1440.10 Feb/15 61.00 3360.40 -1586.10 JPY Billion [+]
Mexico -5310.13 Nov/14 -2702.33 2173.77 -8988.85 USD Million [+]
Netherlands 12480.20 Nov/14 16767.00 22454.00 -2389.10 EUR Million [+]
Russia 23542.00 Feb/15 15389.00 39286.00 -3637.00 USD Million [+]
South Korea 6440.00 Feb/15 6580.00 11320.00 -3756.80 USD Million [+]
Spain -426.00 Jan/15 3795.00 4025.00 -12368.00 EUR Million [+]
Switzerland 17343.31 Nov/14 11088.70 28384.74 -7228.00 CHF million [+]
Turkey -3200.00 Feb/15 -2002.00 1132.00 -9460.00 USD Million [+]
United Kingdom -25302.00 Nov/14 -27664.00 2693.00 -27664.00 GBP Million [+]
United States -113451.00 Nov/14 -98919.00 9957.00 -216063.00 USD Million [+]