Bahrain Current Account Balance

2018 - 2022 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Bahrain Current Account Balance

  • Bahrain Current Account recorded a surplus of 2.0 USD bn in Jun 2022, compared with a surplus of 1.6 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Bahrain Current Account Balance: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2018 to Jun 2022, with an averaged value of -319.1 USD mn.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 2.0 USD bn in Jun 2022 and a record low of -1.5 USD bn in Jun 2020.
  • CEIC converts quarterly Current Account Balance into USD. The Central Bank of Bahrain provides Current Account Balance in local currency. The Central Bank of Bahrain average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 1.8 USD bn in Dec 2021.
  • Bahrain Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 64.3 USD mn in Dec 2021.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 72.3 USD mn in Jun 2022.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 10.8 USD bn in Mar 2022.

View Bahrain's Current Account Balance from Mar 2018 to Jun 2022 in the chart:

Bahrain Current Account Balance

What was Bahrain's Current Account Balance in Jun 2022?

Bahrain Current Account recorded a surplus of 2.0 USD bn in Jun 2022, compared with a surplus of 1.6 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
2,027.0 Jun 2022 1,617.2 Mar 2022 -1,516.4 Jun 2020 2,027.0 Jun 2022 USD mn quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -261.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Algeria (USD mn) -2,970.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) -1,130.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2022
Armenia (USD mn) -284.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Australia (USD mn) 13,083.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1959 - Jun 2022
Austria (USD mn) 1,310.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1970 - Mar 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 3,952.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2013 - Mar 2022
Bahrain (USD mn) 2,027.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Bangladesh (USD mn) -1,246.7 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1997 - Jun 2022
Belarus (USD mn) -1,247.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 112.4 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 274.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1988 - Mar 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -239.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Botswana (USD mn) 126.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Brazil (USD mn) -3,506.0 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Brunei (USD mn) -615.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (USD mn) 81.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jun 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) -2,248.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Canada (USD mn) 2,109.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1957 - Jun 2022
Chile (USD mn) -6,564.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2022
China (USD mn) 80,200.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2022
Colombia (USD mn) -5,039.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2022
Croatia (USD mn) -2,684.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) -1,192.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) -1,937.8 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 5,417.2 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 808.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Egypt (USD mn) -5,791.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
Estonia (USD mn) -88.1 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2022
European Union (USD mn) -6,677.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Finland (USD mn) -106.7 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Jun 2022
France (USD mn) -5,417.5 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2022
Georgia (USD mn) -598.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Germany (USD mn) 13,821.6 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jun 2022
Ghana (USD mn) -690.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Greece (USD mn) -763.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 10,126.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Hungary (USD mn) -2,268.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1989 - Mar 2022
Iceland (USD mn) -299.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2022
India (USD mn) -13,403.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1949 - Mar 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 3,853.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Jun 2022
Iran (USD mn) -707.7 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 16,869.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Jun 2022
Israel (USD mn) 5,126.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
Italy (USD mn) -1,175.5 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Jun 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) -2,749.7 2021 yearly 1975 - 2021
Japan (USD mn) -4,601.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Jordan (USD mn) -1,334.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 4,135.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Jun 2022
Kenya (USD mn) -271.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2022
South Korea (USD mn) -1,725.8 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) -345.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 13,069.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -1,050.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Laos (USD mn) -155.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2022
Latvia (USD mn) -292.7 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 55.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) -110.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - May 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) 493.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 3,878.6 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
North Macedonia (USD mn) 1.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2022
Malawi (USD mn) -1,462.4 2021 yearly 1977 - 2021
Malaysia (USD mn) 1,016.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Malta (USD mn) -19.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) -340.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2022
Mexico (USD mn) -703.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2022
Moldova (USD mn) -532.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) -222.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Jul 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) -379.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2022
Morocco (USD mn) -1,733.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) -229.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2022
Myanmar (USD mn) -624.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2021
Nepal (USD mn) -890.1 Jul 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jul 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 22,696.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1967 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) -5,761.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 2,577.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Norway (USD mn) 29,371.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Jun 2022
Oman (USD mn) -8,660.6 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) -4,235.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -623.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Panama (USD mn) -292.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) -790.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Peru (USD mn) -2,848.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2022
Philippines (USD mn) -2,441.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2022
Poland (USD mn) -1,553.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Portugal (USD mn) -672.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 10,266.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Romania (USD mn) -2,803.4 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 2002 - Jun 2022
Russia (USD mn) 28,100.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Jul 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 37,410.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Serbia (USD mn) -469.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Jun 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 19,934.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) -102.9 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 20.5 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2022
South Africa (USD mn) -1,388.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Jun 2022
Spain (USD mn) 46.5 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Jun 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) -1,331.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Sudan (USD mn) -733.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Sweden (USD mn) 3,657.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 20,622.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -13.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -4,576.393 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 1,433.202 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 3.7 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 38,068.4 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Jul 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 95.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BHD bn) 4.987 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BHD bn) 25.321 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BHD bn) 3.470 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Government Budget: Net Surplus or Deficit (BHD mn) -1,721.094 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Government Budget: Revenue: Non Oil: Taxation and Fees (BHD mn) 539.000 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Net Government Debt: Outstanding (BHD mn) 10,730.785 2017 yearly 1995 - 2017
Domestic Public Debt Instruments: Outstanding (BHD mn) 14,316.800 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Jul 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.242 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 4,904.0 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 8,632.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 70.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2019 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,003,373.747 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,822.710 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,231.640 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,228.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 60.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2019 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 160,364.686 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 61,228.610 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 163.566 May 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 42.122 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 65.367 May 2022 monthly Nov 1994 - May 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 199.019 Sep 2019 monthly Jan 1989 - Sep 2019
Exports (BHD mn) 3,246.400 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Imports (BHD mn) 2,342.400 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Exports: Annual: Re-Exports (BHD mn) 109.900 2007 yearly 1991 - 2007
Exports: HS: Annual (BHD mn) 8,410.900 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Imports: Annual (BHD mn) 6,566.600 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Energy Imports: Value: Crude Oil: Annual (USD th) 2,776,458.000 2020 yearly 1978 - 2020
Energy Exports: Volume: Petroleum Products (Barrel th) 7,489.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 64.3 2021 yearly 1975 - 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 2,027.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 15.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,759.2 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 72.325 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 18.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 0.895 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 23,433.782 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 111.170 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,403.989 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Equity (USD mn) 981.915 2011 yearly 1975 - 2011
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 1,515.160 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 0.000 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BoP: Current Account: Goods (BHD mn) 1,844.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Capital Account (BHD mn) 0.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Reserve Assets: Net (BHD mn) -946.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (BHD mn) 978.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (BHD mn) -950.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (BHD mn) -636.700 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Errors and Omissions (BHD mn) -341.800 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Workers' Remittances (BHD mn) -950.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (BHD mn) 1,034.800 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (BHD mn) -1,920.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net (BHD mn) -425.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 891.400 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (BHD mn) -3,802.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (BHD mn) 970.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment (BHD mn) 637.400 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -1,316.400 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (BHD mn) 4,837.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (BHD mn) -950.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (BHD mn) 97.200 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -397.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 494.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
IIP: Assets (BHD mn) 53,494.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
International Investment Position (IIP) (BHD mn) 8,813.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
IIP: Liabilities (BHD mn) 44,681.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
No of Registrations: New Enterprises (Unit) 2,071.000 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.5 Mar 2018 semiannually Mar 2013 - Mar 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 8,825.758 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 37,278.937 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 5.6 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1975 - Jul 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,341.0 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 1965 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.131 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.7 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6.648 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1966 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 51,411.265 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.3 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 51,114.8 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 1991 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.4 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 1992 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 30,168.235 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 5.85 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 68.57 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Money Supply: M3 (BHD mn) 15,152.300 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 1991 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2 (BHD mn) 14,019.900 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (BHD mn) 3,319.200 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency Outside Banks (BHD mn) 535.600 Nov 2018 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2018
Currency in Circulation (BHD mn) 712.300 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Official Reserves (BHD mn) 1,708.300 Sep 2015 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2015
Deposits: Retail Banks (BHD mn) 19,334.800 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: Non Bank Residents (NR) (BHD mn) 11,345.700 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Personal (BHD mn) 5,644.300 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Business (BHD mn) 5,108.300 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022

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