Kuwait Forecast: Current Account Balance

1980 - 2027 | Yearly | USD bn | International Monetary Fund

Key information about Kuwait Forecast: Current Account Balance

  • Kuwait Current Account Balance is forecasted to be 58.457 USD bn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund.
  • It records an increase from the last reported number of 21.734 USD bn in Dec 2021.
  • Looking ahead, Kuwait Current Account Balance is projected to stand at 34.812 USD bn in Dec 2027.
  • 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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Kuwait Forecast: Current Account Balance

What is Kuwait's Forecast: Current Account Balance in 2027?

Kuwait Current Account Balance is forecasted to be 58.457 USD bn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
34.812 2027 34.705 2026 -26.220 1991 79.133 2012 USD bn yearly 1980 - 2027

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (USD bn) 2.247 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Albania (USD bn) -1.824 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Algeria (USD bn) -11.509 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Andorra (USD bn) 0.810 2027 yearly 2019 - 2027
Angola (USD bn) -0.421 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Antigua and Barbuda (USD bn) -0.226 2027 yearly 2014 - 2027
Argentina (USD bn) 4.479 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Armenia (USD bn) -1.221 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Aruba (USD bn) 0.051 2027 yearly 1999 - 2027
Australia (USD bn) -3.053 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Austria (USD bn) 13.349 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Azerbaijan (USD bn) 13.724 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Bahamas (USD bn) -0.842 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bahrain (USD bn) 0.895 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bangladesh (USD bn) -14.803 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Barbados (USD bn) -0.269 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Belarus (USD bn) -0.644 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Belgium (USD bn) 13.038 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Belize (USD bn) -0.193 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Benin (USD bn) -1.133 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bhutan (USD bn) 0.006 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bolivia (USD bn) -2.273 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD bn) -1.141 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Botswana (USD bn) 0.886 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Brazil (USD bn) -52.376 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Brunei (USD bn) 2.668 2027 yearly 1981 - 2027
Bulgaria (USD bn) -0.116 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Burkina Faso (USD bn) -1.429 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Burundi (USD bn) -0.584 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Cambodia (USD bn) -3.855 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Cameroon (USD bn) -2.366 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Canada (USD bn) -51.026 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Cape Verde (USD bn) -0.168 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Central African Republic (USD bn) -0.210 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Chad (USD bn) -1.114 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Chile (USD bn) -11.499 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
China (USD bn) 120.073 2027 yearly 1997 - 2027
Colombia (USD bn) -17.933 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Comoros (USD bn) -0.133 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Congo (USD bn) 0.397 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Costa Rica (USD bn) -2.264 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Croatia (USD bn) 1.947 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Cyprus (USD bn) -2.163 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Czech Republic (USD bn) -1.946 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Democratic Republic of Congo (USD bn) -0.128 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Denmark (USD bn) 33.743 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Djibouti (USD bn) 0.090 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Dominica (USD bn) -0.112 2027 yearly 2014 - 2027
Dominican Republic (USD bn) -3.382 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ecuador (USD bn) 2.865 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Egypt (USD bn) -16.426 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
El Salvador (USD bn) -1.887 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Equatorial Guinea (USD bn) -0.679 2027 yearly 1987 - 2027
Eritrea (USD bn) 0.396 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Estonia (USD bn) -0.224 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Swaziland (USD bn) 0.020 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ethiopia (USD bn) -6.430 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Fiji (USD bn) -0.616 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Finland (USD bn) -1.630 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
France (USD bn) -30.343 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Gabon (USD bn) -0.469 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Gambia (USD bn) -0.294 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Georgia (USD bn) -1.887 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Germany (USD bn) 369.259 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ghana (USD bn) -3.522 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Greece (USD bn) -7.449 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Grenada (USD bn) -0.195 2027 yearly 2014 - 2027
Guatemala (USD bn) 0.614 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guinea (USD bn) -2.089 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guinea-Bissau (USD bn) -0.091 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guyana (USD bn) 4.538 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Haiti (USD bn) -0.200 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Honduras (USD bn) -1.656 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD bn) 35.278 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hungary (USD bn) 1.584 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iceland (USD bn) 0.317 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
India (USD bn) -127.967 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Indonesia (USD bn) -28.066 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iran (USD bn) 9.784 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iraq (USD bn) 5.649 2027 yearly 2001 - 2027
Ireland (USD bn) 49.864 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Israel (USD bn) 14.758 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Italy (USD bn) 75.711 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ivory Coast (USD bn) -3.941 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Jamaica (USD bn) -0.832 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Japan (USD bn) 202.021 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Jordan (USD bn) -1.943 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kazakhstan (USD bn) -5.754 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Kenya (USD bn) -7.699 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kiribati (USD bn) 0.028 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
South Korea (USD bn) 94.181 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kosovo (USD bn) -0.775 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Kuwait (USD bn) 34.812 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kyrgyzstan (USD bn) -0.717 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Laos (USD bn) -1.575 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Latvia (USD bn) -0.141 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Lebanon (USD bn) -3.876 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Lesotho (USD bn) -0.152 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Liberia (USD bn) -0.739 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Libya (USD bn) 2.305 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -9.6 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -35,254.149 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 128.142 Dec 2015 monthly Sep 2003 - Dec 2015
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 1.5 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 1,194.2 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Jul 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 3.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn) 24.751 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn) 13.132 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn) 28.437 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil: Tax and Fees (KWD mn) 383.685 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: ytd (KWD mn) 16,380.557 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Revenue: ytd (KWD mn) 15,979.052 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: ytd: Purchases of Non Financial Assets (KWD mn) 1,402.323 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil (KWD mn) 1,711.965 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Fiscal Balance: ytd (KWD mn) -401.505 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (KWD mn) 14,978.234 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn) 226.000 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Expenditure (KWD mn) 18,245.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn) 12,125.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Revenue (KWD mn) 13,633.900 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn) 486.000 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Surplus/Deficit (KWD mn) -10,772.490 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Public Debt (KWD mn) 366.500 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Jul 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.861 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,817.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,006.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 61.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 20,167.163 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 51,195.339 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,928.186 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,189.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 27.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,073,023.230 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 371,521.020 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 4.573 May 2022 monthly Jan 1973 - May 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 266.038 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 27.186 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 505.174 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn) 2,789.603 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2018
Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn) 39.900 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn) 36.800 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,638.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 13,069.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -65.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -3,715.414 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 8.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -3,723.666 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 59,551.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 58.5 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 34.812 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 90,220.165 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
BoP: FA: Other Investments (OT) (KWD mn) -1,407.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn) -1,260.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: OT: Assets (KWD mn) -2,795.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn) 493.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Instruments (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn) 10.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn) 5.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (KWD mn) -36.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn) 40.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: OT: Liabilities (KWD mn) 1,389.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Reserve Assets: Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) (KWD mn) 448.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
Number of Investment Companies (Unit) 43.000 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jul 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 1.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 43,024.780 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 135,979.146 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 7.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 41,676.7 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 42.914 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 103.291 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1961 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 154,026.067 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 7.7 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 127,738.7 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.2 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jul 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 1,694.4 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 145,998.045 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 9.54 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jul 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 119.16 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Money Supply: M3 (KWD mn) 41,732.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2022
Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2: M1 (KWD mn) 12,924.300 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (KWD mn) 1,697.700 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2022
Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2 (KWD mn) 41,732.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2022
Local Banks Time Deposits (KWD mn) 47,514.800 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2022

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