Ecuador Current Account Balance

1993 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Ecuador Current Account recorded a surplus of 765.8 USD mn in Dec 2020, compared with a surplus of 1.2 USD bn in the previous quarter. Ecuador Current Account Balance: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1993 to Dec 2020, with an averaged value of -50.8 USD mn. The data reached an all-time high of 1.5 USD bn in Jun 2008 and a record low of -1.4 USD bn in Dec 2014. CEIC extends history for quarterly Current Account Balance. The Central Bank of Ecuador provides Current Account Balance in USD. Current Account Balance prior to Q1 2016 is calculated based on BPM5 and prior to Q1 1999 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 95.0 USD mn in Dec 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 19.0 USD mn in Dec 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 24.7 USD bn in Dec 2020.

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Ecuador Current Account Balance

What was Ecuador's Current Account Balance in Dec 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
765.8 Dec 2020 1,233.7 Sep 2020 -1,398.9 Dec 2014 1,548.2 Jun 2008 USD mn quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -419.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Algeria (USD mn) -2,970.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) -1,371.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 51.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Australia (USD mn) 10,607.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2020
Austria (USD mn) 1,910.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1970 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) -19.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
Bahrain (USD mn) -663.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 65.5 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1997 - Dec 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 297.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Belgium (USD mn) -1,673.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Bolivia (USD mn) 11.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1988 - Dec 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -124.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Botswana (USD mn) -332.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Brazil (USD mn) -3,969.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Brunei (USD mn) 11.2 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2019
Bulgaria (USD mn) 424.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) -1,954.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Canada (USD mn) -5,571.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1957 - Dec 2020
Chile (USD mn) 503.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
China (USD mn) 123,765.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Colombia (USD mn) -3,114.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Croatia (USD mn) -446.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (USD mn) -952.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (USD mn) 1,135.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 2,164.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Feb 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 765.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Egypt (USD mn) -4,849.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Estonia (USD mn) -17.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2021
European Union (USD mn) 148,628.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Finland (USD mn) 451.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
France (USD mn) -3,171.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2021
Georgia (USD mn) -559.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Germany (USD mn) 28,928.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Feb 2021
Ghana (USD mn) -709.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Greece (USD mn) -1,016.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 3,984.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Hungary (USD mn) 149.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1989 - Dec 2020
Iceland (USD mn) 164.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
India (USD mn) -1,723.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1949 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (USD mn) 795.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1981 - Dec 2020
Iran (USD mn) 3,754.0 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Ireland (USD mn) 8,477.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1981 - Dec 2020
Israel (USD mn) 5,105.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2020
Italy (USD mn) 4,520.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Feb 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) -1,348.7 2019 yearly 1975 - 2019
Japan (USD mn) 17,031.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2021
Jordan (USD mn) -1,176.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2020
Kazakhstan (USD mn) -1,530.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Kenya (USD mn) -415.0 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
South Korea (USD mn) 9,261.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) -197.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
Kuwait (USD mn) 8,084.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -6.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Laos (USD mn) -10.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Latvia (USD mn) 140.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) -133.4 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 295.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) -209.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 18,555.8 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
North Macedonia (USD mn) -68.8 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
Malawi (USD mn) -1,220.2 2019 yearly 1977 - 2019
Malaysia (USD mn) 4,618.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Malta (USD mn) -107.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (USD mn) -465.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2017 - Dec 2020
Mexico (USD mn) 17,408.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
Moldova (USD mn) -230.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Mongolia (USD mn) -28.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Feb 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) -271.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Morocco (USD mn) 128.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Mozambique (USD mn) -731.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) -910.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2020
Nepal (USD mn) -419.6 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) 16,553.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1967 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (USD mn) -1,436.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1971 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (USD mn) -3,337.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Norway (USD mn) 1,026.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1981 - Dec 2020
Oman (USD mn) -4,140.4 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Pakistan (USD mn) -288.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -291.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Panama (USD mn) 450.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (USD mn) 209.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Peru (USD mn) 738.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2020
Philippines (USD mn) 1,010.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2020
Poland (USD mn) 1,961.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 50.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 75.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Romania (USD mn) -1,769.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 2002 - Feb 2021
Russia (USD mn) 3,700.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Mar 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 2,317.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Serbia (USD mn) -58.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - Feb 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 14,572.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (USD mn) -141.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Feb 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 210.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 3,165.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1960 - Dec 2020
Spain (USD mn) -2,068.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Feb 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) -280.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2020
Sudan (USD mn) -1,060.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2020
Sweden (USD mn) 6,660.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1975 - Dec 2020
Switzerland (USD mn) -3,155.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,936.781 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,956.051 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 63,026.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 63.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 39.187 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 61.270 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 41.788 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Central Government: Finance (USD mn) 2,215.020 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Central Government: Balance (USD mn) -2,215.020 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Central Government: Revenue (USD mn) 1,322.270 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Central Government: Expenditure excl Amortization (USD mn) 3,537.289 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.567 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) 343.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Feb 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,872.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 3.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1966 - Feb 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 33,552.274 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 46,750.981 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,202.795 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,630.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 4.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 779,550.310 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 327,256.266 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 372.892 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 301.357 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1973 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 129.837 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 316.988 Feb 2021 monthly May 1992 - Feb 2021
EC: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 260.765 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 1973 - Nov 2020
Terms of Trade Index: 2007=100 (2007=100) 92.600 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Feb 2021
Imports: CIF: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 324.160 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 765.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 95.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 18.750 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 19.037 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 55,481.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 56.5 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 692.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.6 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 1.643 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD) -25,269,823,146.114 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 1,107.617 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -225.606 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: BPM6 (USD th) 473,152.290 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Netherlands (USD th) 23,806.340 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Spain (USD th) 88,442.667 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Asia: China (USD th) 12,350.723 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 1,832.350 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 27,818.047 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 63,199.847 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 8.6 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 4,037.8 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.225 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Feb 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,699.905 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 13.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 46,113.520 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 48,909.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 4.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 13,852.1 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 43,881.380 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.74 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 46.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Deposits (USD mn) 48,180.780 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Feb 2021
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Loans (USD mn) 81.130 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Feb 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) 1.0 Oct 2020 monthly May 2008 - Oct 2020
Business Confidence Index: Global (May2007=100) 1,463.200 Sep 2020 monthly May 2007 - Sep 2020
Business Confidence Index: Industry (May2007=100) 2,357.600 Sep 2020 monthly May 2007 - Sep 2020
Business Confidence Index: Commerce (May2007=100) 1,894.700 Sep 2020 monthly May 2007 - Sep 2020
Business Confidence Index: Construction (May2007=100) 527.800 Sep 2020 monthly May 2007 - Sep 2020
Business Confidence Index: Services (May2007=100) 1,198.100 Oct 2020 monthly May 2007 - Oct 2020

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