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

Japan recorded a Current Account surplus of 187 JPY Billion in December of 2014. Current Account in Japan averaged 1052.42 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
187.00 433.00 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 Tuesday, March 3, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-12-07 11:50 PM
Current Account  Oct
¥833.4B ¥ 963B ¥366.3B
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
¥187B ¥ -280.4B
2015-04-08 12:50 AM
Current Account  Feb
¥ 546.9B
2015-05-13 12:50 AM
Current Account  Mar
¥ 343B


Japan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1177.50 -660.70 1608.67 -2795.04 JPY Billion [+]
Exports 6144.70 6896.47 7681.69 105.08 JPY Billion [+]
Imports 7322.20 7557.18 8044.06 162.06 JPY Billion [+]
Current Account 187.00 433.00 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 93.50 90.10 276.10 83.10 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 14226.00 13397.00 18760.00 1006.00 JPY Hundreds Million [+]
Capital Flows 5340.00 4998.00 39028.00 -26928.00 JPY HML [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1218400.00 1236100.00 1271705.00 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 -10654.00 Jan/15 -10317.00 3068.40 -11529.50 USD Million [+]
Canada -13920.00 Nov/14 -9600.00 12223.00 -19565.00 CAD Million [+]
China 611.00 Nov/14 721.76 1330.85 -8.96 USD Hundred Million [+]
Euro Area 29.20 Feb/15 26.50 32.91 -26.95 EUR Billion [+]
France -1900.00 Dec/14 300.00 4784.00 -5401.00 EUR Million [+]
Germany 25300.00 Dec/14 18590.50 25300.00 -9353.00 EUR Million [+]
India -10103.10 Aug/14 -7836.93 7360.00 -31857.20 USD Million [+]
Indonesia -6180.60 Nov/14 -6835.90 3795.00 -10133.00 USD Million [+]
Italy 5177.00 Dec/14 3378.00 19332.70 -10633.40 EUR Million [+]
Japan 187.00 Dec/14 433.00 3360.40 -1586.10 JPY Billion [+]
Mexico -5310.13 Nov/14 -2702.33 2173.77 -8988.85 USD Million [+]
Netherlands 14669.00 Aug/14 18198.00 22035.80 -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 11158.76 Aug/14 8214.23 28384.74 -7228.00 CHF million [+]
Turkey -6816.00 Dec/14 -5731.00 1132.00 -9460.00 USD Million [+]
United Kingdom -27010.00 Aug/14 -24300.00 2752.00 -27010.00 GBP Million [+]
United States -100255.00 Aug/14 -98417.00 9957.00 -216063.00 USD Million [+]