Suriname Current Account to GDP 1977-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Suriname recorded a Current Account surplus of 15.01 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2010. Current Account to GDP in Suriname averaged 0.30 Percent from 1977 until 2010, reaching an all time high of 53.23 Percent in 1989 and a record low of -30.44 Percent in 1991. Current Account to GDP in Suriname is reported by the World Bank.

   
 
 

Suriname Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
15.01 5.38 53.23 -30.44 1977 - 2010 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 - Suriname Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Suriname Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Saturday, November 1, 2014.

Suriname Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 35.30 63.60 686.20 11.10 USD Million [+]
Exports 540.70 538.00 2084.10 538.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 505.30 474.40 1406.70 348.90 USD Million [+]
Current Account -90.20 -55.10 650.80 -90.20 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 15.01 5.38 53.23 -30.44 Percent [+]
Remittances 113.00 114.00 120.00 50.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 1.34 1.34 8.75 0.58 Tonnes [+]