Thailand Current Account to GDP 1979-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Thailand recorded a Current Account deficit of 0.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Thailand averaged -0.89 Percent from 1979 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 12.70 Percent in 1998 and a record low of -8.30 Percent in 1990. Current Account to GDP in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.

   
 
 

Thailand Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.70 -0.40 12.70 -8.30 1979 - 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 - Thailand Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Thailand Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Sunday, October 26, 2014.

Thailand Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 1140.00 -1100.00 3535.90 -5906.41 USD Million [+]
Exports 18940.00 18900.00 21227.12 1997.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 17800.00 20000.00 24937.81 2760.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account 239.00 -856.00 5065.27 -3997.93 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.70 -0.40 12.70 -8.30 Percent [+]
External Debt 140065.23 139891.68 141041.51 58984.85 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 101.41 101.62 112.02 96.39 Index Points [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2076440.00 1914580.00 2598020.00 399600.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 152.41 152.41 152.41 72.59 Tonnes [+]