Taiwan Current Account to GDP 1980-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Taiwan recorded a Current Account surplus of 11.73 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Taiwan averaged 7.02 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 21 Percent in 1986 and a record low of -1.90 Percent in 1980. Current Account to GDP in Taiwan is reported by the Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan).

   
 
 
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Taiwan Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
11.73 9.80 21.00 -1.90 1980 - 2013 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 - Taiwan Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Taiwan Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Thursday, August 21, 2014.

Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 78129.00 56899.00 159534.00 -21150.00 TWD Million [+]
Exports 801775.00 805443.00 841600.00 50577.00 TWD Million [+]
Imports 723646.00 748544.00 782135.00 48050.00 TWD Million [+]
Current Account 16469.00 15451.00 17185.00 -851.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 11.73 9.80 21.00 -1.90 Percent [+]
External Debt 170440.00 160848.00 170440.00 31705.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 102.30 102.40 182.80 98.50 Index Points [+]
Remittances 55.00 36.00 55.00 8.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 379.09 382.88 457.63 35.20 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 423.63 423.63 423.89 421.23 Tonnes [+]


Current Account to GDP Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -2.90 Dec/13 -4.10 1.40 -6.70 Percent [+]
Brazil -3.66 Dec/13 -2.40 1.80 -8.20 Percent [+]
Canada -3.20 Dec/13 -3.40 2.70 -4.20 Percent [+]
China 2.00 Dec/13 2.60 10.10 -3.70 Percent [+]
Euro Area 2.40 Dec/13 1.40 2.40 -1.50 Percent [+]
France -1.30 Dec/13 -2.20 2.70 -2.20 Percent [+]
Germany 7.50 Dec/13 7.40 7.50 -1.70 Percent [+]
India -1.70 Dec/13 -4.70 1.50 -4.70 Percent [+]
Indonesia -3.30 Dec/13 -2.80 4.80 -6.80 Percent [+]
Italy 1.00 Dec/13 -0.30 3.20 -3.70 Percent [+]
Japan 0.70 Dec/13 1.10 4.80 -1.00 Percent [+]
Mexico -1.80 Dec/13 -1.20 3.40 -6.10 Percent [+]
Netherlands 10.40 Dec/13 9.50 10.40 -1.00 Percent [+]
Russia 1.56 Dec/13 3.60 18.00 -1.40 Percent [+]
South Korea 5.80 Dec/13 4.30 11.90 -8.30 Percent [+]
Spain 0.80 Dec/13 -1.20 1.50 -10.00 Percent [+]
Switzerland 13.50 Dec/12 8.50 15.60 -0.60 Percent [+]
Turkey -7.90 Dec/13 -6.00 2.00 -9.70 Percent [+]
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/13 -3.80 1.90 -4.90 Percent [+]
United States -2.30 Dec/13 -2.70 0.20 -6.00 Percent [+]





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