South Korea External Debt

1994 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | The Bank of Korea

South Korea External Debt reached 511.0 USD bn in Sep 2020, compared with 503.1 USD bn in the previous quarter. South Korea External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 1994 to Sep 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 511.0 USD bn in Sep 2020 and a record low of 80.9 USD bn in Dec 1994.

In the latest reports of South Korea, Current Account recorded a surplus of 6.4 USD bn in Sep 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 1.3 USD bn in Sep 2020. South Korea Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 4.3 USD bn in Sep 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 9.1 USD bn in Sep 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 387.3 USD bn in Jun 2020.

View South Korea's External Debt from Dec 1994 to Sep 2020 in the chart:

South Korea External Debt

What was South Korea's External Debt in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
510,961.1 Sep 2020 503,055.0 Jun 2020 80,894.7 Dec 1994 510,961.1 Sep 2020 USD mn quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020

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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 (%) -3.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -8,134.344 Sep 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 12,543.704 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 686,391.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 39.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KRW bn) 599,692.553 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KRW bn) 1,527,429.242 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (KRW bn) 539,984.873 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
National Debt (ND) (KRW bn) 728.800 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Central Govt Debt (KRW bn) 800,311.900 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Central Govt Debt: Short-Term (KRW bn) 213.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Central Govt Debt: Medium & Long Term (KRW bn) 799,962.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Central Govt Debt: Domestic (KRW bn) 755,470.200 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Central Govt Debt: Foreign (KRW bn) 8,613.200 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Public Sector Debt (KRW bn) 1,132,600.000 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019

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