Japan Current Account 1985-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Japan recorded a Current Account surplus of 833.40 JPY Billion in October of 2014. Current Account in Japan averaged 1056.44 JPY Billion from 1985 until 2014, 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
833.40 963.00 3360.40 -1586.10 1985 - 2014 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, December 21, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-10-08 12:50 AM
Current Account  Aug
¥ 287.1B ¥ 416.7B ¥ 198B ¥ 477
2014-11-10 11:50 PM
Current Account  Sep
¥ 963B ¥ 287.1B ¥ 534.2B ¥ 198B
2014-12-07 11:50 PM
Current Account  Oct
¥833.4B ¥ 963B ¥366.3B
2015-01-12 11:50 PM
Current Account  Nov
¥833.4B ¥ 350.8B
2015-02-08 11:50 PM
Current Account  Dec
¥ 241.2B
2015-03-08 11:50 PM
Current Account  Jan
¥ -278.8B


Japan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -891.85 -709.99 1608.67 -2795.04 JPY Billion [+]
Exports 6188.85 6688.48 7681.69 105.08 JPY Billion [+]
Imports 7080.71 7398.48 8044.06 162.06 JPY Billion [+]
Current Account 833.40 963.00 3360.40 -1586.10 JPY Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.70 1.10 4.80 -1.00 percent [+]
External Debt 325508.00 304651.00 325508.00 141743.00 JPY Billion [+]
Terms of Trade 88.30 86.70 276.10 83.10 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 14226.00 13397.00 18760.00 1006.00 JPY Hundreds Million [+]
Capital Flows 11938.00 15105.00 77436.00 -38968.00 JPY HML [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1271700.00 1099100.00 1271700.00 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 -12525.00 Aug/14 -13948.00 295.00 -20891.00 AUD Million [+]
Brazil -9330.00 Nov/14 -8130.00 3068.40 -11529.50 USD Million [+]
Canada -8401.00 Aug/14 -9907.00 12223.00 -19565.00 CAD Million [+]
China 721.76 Aug/14 734.41 1330.85 -8.96 USD Hundred Million [+]
Euro Area 30.60 Oct/14 32.90 32.91 -26.95 EUR Billion [+]
France -909.00 Oct/14 -1178.00 4784.00 -7197.00 EUR Million [+]
Germany 23100.00 Oct/14 23700.00 23700.00 -9353.00 EUR Million [+]
India -7.80 May/14 -1.20 7.36 -31.86 USD Billion [+]
Indonesia -6835.90 Aug/14 -8689.00 3795.00 -10133.00 USD Million [+]
Italy 5460.00 Oct/14 636.00 19332.70 -11387.00 EUR Million [+]
Japan 833.40 Oct/14 963.00 3360.40 -1586.10 JPY Billion [+]
Mexico -2702.33 Aug/14 -7653.81 2173.78 -7908.41 USD Million [+]
Netherlands 16974.80 May/14 19255.10 22035.80 -2389.10 EUR Million [+]
Russia 11400.00 Aug/14 14120.00 39494.00 -3637.00 USD Million [+]
South Korea 9010.00 Oct/14 7410.00 11107.90 -3756.80 USD Million [+]
Spain 439.00 Sep/14 1290.00 3072.00 -12219.92 EUR Million [+]
Switzerland 14872.19 May/14 14334.58 28384.74 -7228.00 CHF million [+]
Turkey -2030.00 Oct/14 -2224.00 1132.00 -9460.00 USD Million [+]
United Kingdom -23096.00 May/14 -20500.00 2752.00 -23519.00 GBP Million [+]
United States -100255.00 Aug/14 -98417.00 9957.00 -216063.00 USD Million [+]