European Union Current Account Balance

1999 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

European Union Current Account recorded a surplus of 114.8 USD bn in Sep 2020, compared with a surplus of 71.0 USD bn in the previous quarter. European Union Current Account Balance: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1999 to Sep 2020, with an averaged value of 18.5 USD bn. The data reached an all-time high of 158.6 USD bn in Sep 2017 and a record low of -77.5 USD bn in Jun 2008. CEIC converts quarterly Current Account Balance into USD. Eurostat provides Current Account Balance in EUR. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. European Union stands for EU27 excluding UK. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 8.3 USD bn in Oct 2020. European Union Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 14.1 USD bn in Oct 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 132.4 USD bn in Sep 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 3,368.5 USD bn in Jun 2020.

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European Union Current Account Balance

What was European Union's Current Account Balance in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
114,847.8 Sep 2020 71,031.9 Jun 2020 -77,515.4 Jun 2008 158,566.5 Sep 2017 USD mn quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -226.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Algeria (USD mn) -4,010.0 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 1,162.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
Armenia (USD mn) -143.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2020
Australia (USD mn) 7,171.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1959 - Sep 2020
Austria (USD mn) 3,901.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1970 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) -806.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2020
Bahrain (USD mn) -794.0 2019 yearly 1975 - 2019
Bangladesh (USD mn) 224.0 Sep 2020 monthly Jul 1997 - Sep 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 608.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.5 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -83,200.484 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 4,145,878.421 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 26.5 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 14,109,997.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 87.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
BE: General Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 98.600 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Govt: Expenditure: EU 28: Capital Transfer (EUR mn) 158,376.700 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
General Govt: Revenue: EU 27E: Total (EUR mn) 6,439,837.500 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Govt: Expenditure: EU 28: Current Taxes on Income Wealth (EUR mn) 3,875.300 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
General Govt: Balance: EU 27 excl UK (EU 27E) (EUR mn) -73,718.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Govt: Expenditure: EU 27E: Total (EUR mn) 6,513,555.400 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Govt: Expenditure: EU 27E: Cur Taxes on Income Wealth & Etc (EUR mn) 2,446.200 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Govt: Revenue: EA 19: Production and Import Tax (EUR mn) 1,504,935.500 2018 yearly 1995 - 2018
General Govt: Revenue: EU 28: Production and Import Tax (EUR mn) 2,129,883.400 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
General Govt: Expenditure: EU 27E: Capital Transfer (EUR mn) 124,997.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Govt: Revenue: EU 27E: Production and Import Tax (EUR mn) 1,887,445.300 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Govt: Revenue: EA 19: Current Taxes on Income Wealth and Etc (EUR mn) 1,503,285.600 2018 yearly 1995 - 2018
General Govt: Balance: EA 19 (EUR mn) -74,137.100 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Govt: Expenditure: EA 19: Capital Transfer (EUR mn) 123,173.500 2018 yearly 1995 - 2018
General Govt: Revenue: EA 19 (EUR mn) 5,541,315.200 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Govt: Expenditure: EA 19 (EUR mn) 5,615,452.200 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
SSC: Balance: EU 27 excl UK (EU 27E) (EUR mn) 33,255.900 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Gross Debt: General Government: EU 27 excl UK (EUR mn) 12,036,166.100 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Gross Debt: General Govt: SFD: Short Term: EU 27 excl UK (EUR mn) 484,809.100 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Gross Debt: General Govt: SFD: Long Term: EU 27 excl UK (EUR mn) 8,242,086.400 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
General Government Debt: % of GDP: EU 27 excl UK (%) 77.800 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019

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