China External Debt

2003 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

China External Debt reached 2,294.4 USD bn in Sep 2020, compared with 2,132.4 USD bn in the previous quarter. China External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 2003 to Sep 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 2,294.4 USD bn in Sep 2020 and a record low of 182.6 USD bn in Jun 2003.

In the latest reports of China, Current Account recorded a surplus of 92.2 USD bn in Sep 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 58.1 USD bn in Sep 2020. China Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 33.0 USD bn in Sep 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 79.6 USD bn in Sep 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 3,849.8 USD bn in Sep 2020.

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China External Debt

What was China's External Debt in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
2,294,400.0 Sep 2020 2,132,400.0 Jun 2020 182,569.0 Jun 2003 2,294,400.0 Sep 2020 USD mn quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 10,350.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Algeria (USD mn) 3,994.0 Sep 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 270,825.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 5,970.3 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 2012 - Oct 2020
Australia (USD mn) 1,700,271.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1988 - Jun 2020
Austria (USD mn) 739,905.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,958.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Jun 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 65,272.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 40,561.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Belgium (USD mn) 1,386,134.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 48,725.726 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 139,075.255 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 2,413,715.4 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 18.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (RMB bn) 50,816.686 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (RMB bn) 119,832.398 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (RMB bn) 38,329.759 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Total (USD mn) 2,294,400.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Long Term (USD mn) 998,800.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020

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