France: Current Account Balance
France's Current Account recorded a deficit of 1.9 USD bn in Aug 2018, compared with a surplus of 378.6 USD mn in the previous month. France's Current Account Balance: USD mn data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1999 to Aug 2018, with an averaged value of -818.8 USD mn. The data reached an all-time high of 4.9 USD bn in Jul 1999 and a record low of -8.4 USD bn in Jun 2014. CEIC converts monthly Current Account Balance into USD. The Bank of France provides Current Account Balance in EUR based on BPM6. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Current Account Balance prior to January 2008 is based on BPM5. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 3.5 USD bn in Aug 2018. France's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 3.2 USD bn in Aug 2018. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 16.6 USD bn in Jun 2018. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 685.8 USD bn in Sep 2018.