Japan Current Account 1985-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Japan recorded a Current Account surplus of 61 JPY Billion in January of 2015. Current Account in Japan averaged 1049.67 JPY Billion from 1985 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 3360.40 JPY Billion in March of 2007 and a record low of -1586.10 JPY Billion in January of 2014. Current Account in Japan is reported by the Ministry of Finance Japan.

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Japan Current Account


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
61.00 187.00 3360.40 -1586.10 1985 - 2015 JPY 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 - Japan Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Japan Current Account - was last refreshed on Sunday, March 29, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-01-12 11:50 PM
Current Account  Nov
¥433B ¥833.4B ¥ 133.2B ¥ 353.7B
2015-02-08 11:50 PM
Current Account  Dec
¥187B ¥433B ¥358B ¥ 237.9B
2015-03-08 11:50 PM
Current Account  Jan
¥61B ¥187B ¥288.2B ¥ 280.4B
2015-04-08 12:50 AM
Current Account  Feb
¥61B ¥ 546.9B
2015-05-13 12:50 AM
Current Account  Mar
¥ 343B
2015-06-09 12:50 AM
Current Account  Apr
¥ 281.2B


Japan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -425.00 -1177.50 1608.67 -2795.04 JPY Billion [+]
Exports 5941.06 6144.70 7681.69 105.08 JPY Billion [+]
Imports 6356.66 7322.20 8044.06 162.06 JPY Billion [+]
Current Account 61.00 187.00 3360.40 -1586.10 JPY Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.70 1.10 4.80 -1.00 percent [+]
External Debt 329336.00 325329.00 329336.00 141743.00 JPY Billion [+]
Terms of Trade 97.50 93.30 276.10 83.10 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 14226.00 13397.00 18760.00 1006.00 JPY Hundreds Million [+]
Capital Flows -3721.00 5340.00 39028.00 -26928.00 JPY HML [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1387000.00 1218400.00 1387000.00 225806.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 765.22 765.22 765.22 753.55 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 5.00 5.00 13.00 4.00 BBL/D/1K [+]


Current Account Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -9588.00 Nov/14 -12130.00 295.00 -20882.00 AUD Million [+]
Brazil -6878.70 Feb/15 -10654.00 3068.40 -11529.50 USD Million [+]
Canada -13917.00 Nov/14 -9600.00 12223.00 -19565.00 CAD Million [+]
China 2.00 Feb/15 2.00 1330.85 -8.96 USD Hundred Million [+]
Euro Area 8.20 Jan/15 35.20 35.20 -26.95 EUR Billion [+]
France -300.00 Jan/15 -1938.00 4784.00 -5401.00 EUR Million [+]
Germany 16800.00 Jan/15 25600.00 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 45.00 Jan/15 5212.00 19332.70 -10633.40 EUR Million [+]
Japan 61.00 Jan/15 187.00 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 11400.00 Aug/14 14120.00 39494.00 -3637.00 USD Million [+]
South Korea 6940.00 Jan/15 7020.00 11320.00 -3756.80 USD Million [+]
Spain 4848.00 Dec/14 1729.00 4848.00 -12219.92 EUR Million [+]
Switzerland 17343.31 Nov/14 11088.70 28384.74 -7228.00 CHF million [+]
Turkey -2002.00 Jan/15 -6816.00 1132.00 -9460.00 USD Million [+]
United Kingdom -27010.00 Aug/14 -24300.00 2752.00 -27010.00 GBP Million [+]
United States -113451.00 Nov/14 -98919.00 9957.00 -216063.00 USD Million [+]