Bangladesh Forecast: Current Account Balance

1980 - 2026 | Yearly | USD bn | International Monetary Fund

Bangladesh Current Account Balance is forecasted to be 1.268 USD bn in Dec 2021 as reported by International Monetary Fund. It records a decrease from the last reported number of -4.849 USD bn in Dec 2020. Looking ahead, Bangladesh Current Account Balance is projected to stand at -10.942 USD bn in Dec 2026. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: BPM6: Current Account: USD.

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Bangladesh Forecast: Current Account Balance

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-10.942 2026 -9.634 2025 -10.942 2026 4.262 2016 USD bn yearly 1980 - 2026

Forecast: Current Account Balance by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (USD bn) 0.902 2026 yearly 2002 - 2026
Albania (USD bn) -1.766 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Algeria (USD bn) -9.579 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Angola (USD bn) -0.457 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Antigua and Barbuda (USD bn) -0.133 2026 yearly 2014 - 2026
Argentina (USD bn) 2.041 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Armenia (USD bn) -1.040 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Aruba (USD bn) 0.051 2026 yearly 1999 - 2026
Australia (USD bn) -24.352 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Austria (USD bn) 13.339 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Azerbaijan (USD bn) 0.172 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Bahamas (USD bn) -1.097 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bahrain (USD bn) -2.363 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bangladesh (USD bn) -10.942 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Barbados (USD bn) -0.199 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Belarus (USD bn) -1.290 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Belgium (USD bn) -3.140 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Belize (USD bn) -0.158 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Benin (USD bn) -1.025 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bhutan (USD bn) 0.090 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bolivia (USD bn) -2.890 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD bn) -0.977 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Botswana (USD bn) 0.073 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Brazil (USD bn) -36.361 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Brunei (USD bn) 1.242 2026 yearly 1981 - 2026
Bulgaria (USD bn) 0.849 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Burkina Faso (USD bn) -1.654 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Burundi (USD bn) -0.585 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Cambodia (USD bn) -2.472 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Cameroon (USD bn) -1.030 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Canada (USD bn) -47.722 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Cape Verde (USD bn) -0.078 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Central African Republic (USD bn) -0.218 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Chad (USD bn) -0.773 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Chile (USD bn) -3.689 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
China (USD bn) 128.763 2026 yearly 1997 - 2026
Colombia (USD bn) -15.501 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Comoros (USD bn) -0.070 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Congo (USD bn) -0.211 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Costa Rica (USD bn) -2.153 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Croatia (USD bn) 0.677 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Cyprus (USD bn) -1.260 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Czech Republic (USD bn) 0.986 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Democratic Republic of Congo (USD bn) -2.535 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Denmark (USD bn) 37.438 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Djibouti (USD bn) 0.153 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Dominica (USD bn) -0.066 2026 yearly 2014 - 2026
Dominican Republic (USD bn) -3.253 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ecuador (USD bn) 1.643 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Egypt (USD bn) -15.245 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
El Salvador (USD bn) -1.503 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Equatorial Guinea (USD bn) -2.205 2026 yearly 1987 - 2026
Eritrea (USD bn) 0.317 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026
Estonia (USD bn) -0.165 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026
Swaziland (USD bn) 0.260 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ethiopia (USD bn) -4.449 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Fiji (USD bn) -0.331 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Finland (USD bn) 2.698 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
France (USD bn) -30.013 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Gabon (USD bn) 0.246 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Gambia (USD bn) -0.243 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Georgia (USD bn) -1.394 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Germany (USD bn) 356.379 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ghana (USD bn) -3.960 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Greece (USD bn) -9.037 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Grenada (USD bn) -0.166 2026 yearly 2014 - 2026
Guatemala (USD bn) -0.674 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Guinea (USD bn) -2.333 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Guinea-Bissau (USD bn) -0.087 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Guyana (USD bn) 1.409 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Haiti (USD bn) -0.119 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Honduras (USD bn) -1.262 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD bn) 18.959 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Hungary (USD bn) -0.562 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Iceland (USD bn) 0.600 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
India (USD bn) -114.386 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Indonesia (USD bn) -25.931 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Iran (USD bn) 10.294 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Iraq (USD bn) -5.736 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Ireland (USD bn) 37.600 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Israel (USD bn) 16.387 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Italy (USD bn) 80.592 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ivory Coast (USD bn) -2.535 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Jamaica (USD bn) -0.523 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Japan (USD bn) 212.048 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Jordan (USD bn) -1.553 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Kazakhstan (USD bn) -7.090 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Kenya (USD bn) -8.528 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Kiribati (USD bn) 0.034 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
South Korea (USD bn) 94.884 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Kosovo (USD bn) -0.597 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Kuwait (USD bn) 5.366 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Kyrgyzstan (USD bn) -0.327 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Laos (USD bn) -1.896 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Latvia (USD bn) -0.858 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Lebanon (USD bn) -2.733 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Lesotho (USD bn) -0.084 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Liberia (USD bn) -0.984 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Libya (USD bn) 0.959 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Lithuania (USD bn) -0.470 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.4 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -77.594 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,279.142 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1990 - Apr 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.0 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BDT bn) 7,011.275 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 22,562.950 2026 yearly 2003 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 5,574.260 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 1,717,285.000 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 2002 - Apr 2021
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 257,160.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2008 - Feb 2021
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) 42,260.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2008 - Feb 2021
BD: Revenue and Grants: Revenue: Taxes on Income: Profits and Capital Gains (BDT mn) 450,780.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Net Lending (+) / Net Borrowing (-) (BDT mn) -253,610.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Expenditure (BDT mn) 1,632,170.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (BDT mn) 401,110.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Revenue Excluding Grants (BDT mn) 1,769,180.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Social Contributions (BDT mn) 0.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 6.003 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,163.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Apr 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,798.2 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Apr 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 137.8 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Apr 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 706.509 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 108,251.530 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,971.794 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,961.2 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 99.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Apr 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 99,207.843 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 387,745.378 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 437.216 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 169.641 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 38.959 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1998 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,098.892 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Feb 2021
Exports: Europe: Spain (BDT mn) 162,189.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Exports: Europe: Germany Federal Republic (BDT mn) 379,452.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Japan (BDT mn) 179,697.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Indonesia (BDT mn) 15,463.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: India (BDT mn) 656,981.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Singapore (BDT mn) 421,190.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: China (BDT mn) 1,123,512.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
BD: Import Volume Index (2000=100) 373.461 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
BD: Export Volume Index (2000=100) 528.494 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
BD: Import Value Index (2000=100) 665.247 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
BD: Export Value Index (2000=100) 615.704 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 6.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,227.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1997 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 996.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7.158 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -4.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 11.785 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 70,671.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 10,986.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -10.942 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -44,326.496 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BD: BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2021
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Liab... (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2021
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2021
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Asse... (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance (USD mn) -8,032.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -2,745.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 5,781.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 4,323.700 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -17,541.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 39.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 38.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) -835.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Export F.O.B (USD mn) 9,509.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -869.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 38.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) 22.300 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Services (USD mn) -860.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -908.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 996.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -3,977.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,885.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 3.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -65.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: FDI: of which net inflow (USD mn) 493.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2015 - Mar 2021
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (BDT mn) -3,724,168.887 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
IIP: Liabilities (BDT mn) 8,089,399.980 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
IIP: Assets (BDT mn) 4,365,231.093 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 13.400 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
BD: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -526.773 2020 yearly 1976 - 2020
BD: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Long-Term (USD mn) 45,937.235 2019 yearly 1972 - 2019
BD: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Short-Term (USD mn) 9,737.331 2019 yearly 1972 - 2019
BD: External Debt: Debt Outstanding, Debt Ration and Debt Service (DOD): Stocks:... (USD mn) 57,088.329 2019 yearly 1972 - 2019
BD: External Debt: TDS: Debt Service: Total (USD mn) 5,771.781 2019 yearly 1972 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 8.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 41,687.406 May 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 179,985.307 May 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 12.9 May 2021 monthly Jun 1987 - May 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 44,419.2 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1972 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 8.7 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Apr 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 791.907 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 165,155.177 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1986 - Apr 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 12.7 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1987 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 165,102.3 May 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - May 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.2 May 2021 monthly Jul 1988 - May 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 170,780.601 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1991 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 13.38 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1992 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 39.05 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
BD: Domestic Credit: Net (BDT mn) 17,919,223.000 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
BD: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%) 8.902 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019
BD: Bank Liquid Reserves: to Bank Assets Ratio (%) 10.114 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020

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