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

Vietnam recorded a Current Account surplus of 6.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Vietnam averaged -3.23 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 6.50 Percent in 2013 and a record low of -11.90 Percent in 2008. Current Account to GDP in Vietnam is reported by the The State Bank of Vietnam.

   
 
 

Vietnam Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.50 5.80 6.50 -11.90 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 - Vietnam Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Vietnam Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Friday, September 19, 2014.

Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 107.00 -49.00 1444.00 -3888.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 13272.00 12920.00 13272.00 537.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 12198.00 12970.00 12970.00 740.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account 1737.00 9061.00 9061.00 -10823.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 6.50 5.80 6.50 -11.90 Percent [+]
External Debt 57841.00 49343.00 57841.00 10345.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 99.79 99.53 109.77 94.81 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 2450.00 2175.00 2450.00 1780.00 USD Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 297.00 301.00 415.00 125.00 BBL/D/1K [+]


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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