Lebanon Forecast: Current Account Balance

1980 - 2020 | Yearly | USD bn | International Monetary Fund

Lebanon Current Account Balance is forecasted to be -2.733 USD bn in Dec 2020 as reported by International Monetary Fund. It records an increase from the last reported number of -2.733 USD bn in Dec 2020. Looking ahead, Lebanon Current Account Balance is projected to stand at -2.733 USD bn in Dec 2020. 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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Lebanon Forecast: Current Account Balance

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-2.733 2020 -13.934 2019 -15.515 2018 0.991 1982 USD bn yearly 1980 - 2020

Forecast: Current Account Balance by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (USD bn) 0.902 2026 yearly 2002 - 2026
Albania (USD bn) -1.766 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Algeria (USD bn) -9.579 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Angola (USD bn) -0.457 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Antigua and Barbuda (USD bn) -0.133 2026 yearly 2014 - 2026
Argentina (USD bn) 2.041 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Armenia (USD bn) -1.040 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Aruba (USD bn) 0.051 2026 yearly 1999 - 2026
Australia (USD bn) -24.352 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Austria (USD bn) 13.339 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Azerbaijan (USD bn) 0.172 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Bahamas (USD bn) -1.097 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bahrain (USD bn) -2.363 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bangladesh (USD bn) -10.942 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Barbados (USD bn) -0.199 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Belarus (USD bn) -1.290 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Belgium (USD bn) -3.140 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Belize (USD bn) -0.158 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Benin (USD bn) -1.025 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bhutan (USD bn) 0.090 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bolivia (USD bn) -2.890 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD bn) -0.977 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Botswana (USD bn) 0.073 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Brazil (USD bn) -36.361 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Brunei (USD bn) 1.242 2026 yearly 1981 - 2026
Bulgaria (USD bn) 0.849 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Burkina Faso (USD bn) -1.654 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Burundi (USD bn) -0.585 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Cambodia (USD bn) -2.472 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Cameroon (USD bn) -1.030 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Canada (USD bn) -47.722 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Cape Verde (USD bn) -0.078 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Central African Republic (USD bn) -0.218 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Chad (USD bn) -0.773 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Chile (USD bn) -3.689 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
China (USD bn) 128.763 2026 yearly 1997 - 2026
Colombia (USD bn) -15.501 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Comoros (USD bn) -0.070 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Congo (USD bn) -0.211 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Costa Rica (USD bn) -2.153 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Croatia (USD bn) 0.677 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Cyprus (USD bn) -1.260 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Czech Republic (USD bn) 0.986 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Democratic Republic of Congo (USD bn) -2.535 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Denmark (USD bn) 37.438 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Djibouti (USD bn) 0.153 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Dominica (USD bn) -0.066 2026 yearly 2014 - 2026
Dominican Republic (USD bn) -3.253 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ecuador (USD bn) 1.643 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Egypt (USD bn) -15.245 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
El Salvador (USD bn) -1.503 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Equatorial Guinea (USD bn) -2.205 2026 yearly 1987 - 2026
Eritrea (USD bn) 0.317 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026
Estonia (USD bn) -0.165 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026
Swaziland (USD bn) 0.260 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ethiopia (USD bn) -4.449 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Fiji (USD bn) -0.331 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Finland (USD bn) 2.698 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
France (USD bn) -30.013 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Gabon (USD bn) 0.246 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Gambia (USD bn) -0.243 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Georgia (USD bn) -1.394 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Germany (USD bn) 356.379 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ghana (USD bn) -3.960 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Greece (USD bn) -9.037 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Grenada (USD bn) -0.166 2026 yearly 2014 - 2026
Guatemala (USD bn) -0.674 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Guinea (USD bn) -2.333 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Guinea-Bissau (USD bn) -0.087 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Guyana (USD bn) 1.409 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Haiti (USD bn) -0.119 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Honduras (USD bn) -1.262 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD bn) 18.959 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Hungary (USD bn) -0.562 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Iceland (USD bn) 0.600 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
India (USD bn) -114.386 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Indonesia (USD bn) -25.931 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Iran (USD bn) 10.294 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Iraq (USD bn) -5.736 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Ireland (USD bn) 37.600 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Israel (USD bn) 16.387 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Italy (USD bn) 80.592 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ivory Coast (USD bn) -2.535 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Jamaica (USD bn) -0.523 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Japan (USD bn) 212.048 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Jordan (USD bn) -1.553 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Kazakhstan (USD bn) -7.090 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Kenya (USD bn) -8.528 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Kiribati (USD bn) 0.034 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
South Korea (USD bn) 94.884 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Kosovo (USD bn) -0.597 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Kuwait (USD bn) 5.366 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Kyrgyzstan (USD bn) -0.327 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Laos (USD bn) -1.896 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Latvia (USD bn) -0.858 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Lebanon (USD bn) -2.733 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Lesotho (USD bn) -0.084 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Liberia (USD bn) -0.984 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Libya (USD bn) 0.959 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Lithuania (USD bn) -0.470 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -10.9 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -436.127 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 733.151 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.5 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 95,506.5 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Nov 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 171.0 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LBP bn) 20,816.210 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LBP bn) 147,617.010 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Forecast: Government Revenue (LBP bn) 11,349.200 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget Deficit or Surplus (LBP mn) -130,759.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue (LBP mn) 1,646,451.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue: Tax: Value Added Tax (LBP mn) 239,402.000 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 2002 - Dec 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue: Tax (LBP mn) 1,105,225.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget: Expenditure (LBP mn) 1,777,210.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (LBP bn) 15,035.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 2003 - Nov 2020
Government Expenditure: ytd: Capital (LBP bn) 401.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 2003 - Nov 2020
Public Debt: Outstanding: Net (LBP bn) 130,784.000 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Foreign (LBP bn) 54,022.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Nov 2020
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic (LBP bn) 91,327.000 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross (LBP bn) 143,976.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Nov 2020
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic: Long Term Bonds (LBP bn) 89,972.000 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic: Short Term Treasury Bills (LBP bn) 1,149.000 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Jan 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) -19.418 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Trade Balance (USD mn) -723.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 282.8 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -41.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 14,341.692 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 54,705.597 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 4,623.547 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,232.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) 8.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 673,718.479 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 211,467.981 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 5.701 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 81.894 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1.259 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 107.391 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2020
Exports: LBP (LBP bn) 301.055 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Imports: LBP (LBP bn) 1,557.301 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Trade Balance: LBP (LBP bn) -1,256.246 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Prepared Foodstuffs, Beverages and Tobacco (LBP mn) 48,434.155 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Pearls, Precious Stones and Metals (LBP mn) 71,629.300 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Machinery and Electrical Instruments (LBP mn) 27,713.721 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Products of Chemical and Allied Industries (LBP mn) 25,937.533 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Base Metals and Articles of Base Metal (LBP mn) 34,974.238 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Exports: Monthly: ow China (USD) 37,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Exports: MENA: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 60.336 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Exports: MENA: Syria (USD mn) 29.252 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Exports: MENA: Iraq (USD mn) 34.413 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Exports: MENA: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 186.261 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Exports: Europe: Switzerland (USD mn) 24.882 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2018
Exports: Monthly: ow United States of America (USD) 5,951,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Prepared Foodstuffs, Beverages and Tobacco (LBP mn) 115,789.800 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Mineral Products (LBP mn) 342,126.538 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Machinery and Electrical Instruments (LBP mn) 105,909.445 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Vehicles, Aircraft, Vessels, Transport Equipment (LBP mn) 121,008.867 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Products of Chemical and Allied Industries (LBP mn) 235,908.191 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: MENA: Turkey (USD mn) 331.076 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Imports: Europe: Italy (USD mn) 141.882 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Imports: Monthly: ow China (USD) 65,944,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Imports: Monthly: ow United States of America (USD) 73,007,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Imports: Europe: France (USD mn) 111.403 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Imports: Europe: Germany (USD mn) 171.657 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -6.7 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -133.4 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -20.5 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 273.8 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.8 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -547.860 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -4.4 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -547.910 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 33,676.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 62.8 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.733 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment: Abroad (USD mn) 6.700 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Assets (USD mn) 2,133.270 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 29.040 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) -435.140 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) -357.950 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -106.670 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment (USD mn) -858.200 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) -1,681.260 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income (USD mn) 10.790 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (USD mn) 163.330 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Reserve Assets (USD mn) 2,532.670 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) -20.990 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,222.100 Jun 2017 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2017
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) -267.690 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 403.990 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Debit (USD mn) -903.070 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -135.700 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods (USD mn) -499.080 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) 1,848.290 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (USD mn) -152.550 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 1,547.880 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 632.600 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Liabilities (USD mn) -284.980 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (USD mn) 364.910 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -423.060 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) -9.990 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment (USD mn) 280.480 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,831.100 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 347.960 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 137.170 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) 116.190 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 20.3 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2011 - Mar 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 33,162.786 May 2021 monthly Dec 1979 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 49,295.058 May 2021 monthly Dec 1979 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 27.1 May 2021 monthly Dec 1980 - May 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 25.0 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 41,887.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 1990 - Nov 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 96.393 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 44.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 17,577.322 May 2021 monthly Dec 1950 - May 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 138,735.058 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2017 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 105,909.1 Jan 2018 monthly Mar 1965 - Jan 2018
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 2.2 Jan 2018 monthly Mar 1966 - Jan 2018
Total Loans (USD mn) 46,389.713 Sep 2020 monthly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) -29.08 Sep 2020 monthly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 101.94 2017 yearly 1988 - 2017
Money Supply: M3 (LBP bn) 212,335.00 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 2017 - Jul 2018
Money Supply: M4 (LBP bn) 223,562.00 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 2017 - Jul 2018
Reserve Requirement Ratio: Local Currency: Time Liabilities (%) 15.000 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021

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