Sudan Current Account Balance

1977 - 2021 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Sudan Current Account Balance

  • Sudan Current Account recorded a surplus of 43.3 USD mn in Mar 2021, compared with a deficit of 2.2 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Sudan Current Account Balance: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1977 to Mar 2021, with an averaged value of -168.8 USD mn.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 1.7 USD bn in Jun 2011 and a record low of -2.4 USD bn in Mar 2009.
  • CEIC extends history for quarterly Current Account Balance. The Central Bank of Sudan provides Current Account Balance in USD. Current Account Balance prior to Q1 2003 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 254.6 USD mn in Dec 2020.
  • Sudan Direct Investment Abroad remained the same 0.0 USD mn in Sep 2020.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment remained the same 0.0 USD mn in Dec 2020.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 42.5 USD bn in Dec 2019.

View Sudan's Current Account Balance from Mar 1977 to Mar 2021 in the chart:

Sudan Current Account Balance

What was Sudan's Current Account Balance in Mar 2021?

Sudan Current Account recorded a surplus of 43.3 USD mn in Mar 2021, compared with a deficit of 2.2 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
43.3 Mar 2021 -2,249.6 Dec 2020 -2,375.8 Mar 2009 1,683.5 Jun 2011 USD mn quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021

Current Account Balance by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -293.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2021
Algeria (USD mn) -2,970.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 2,763.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2021
Armenia (USD mn) 51.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Australia (USD mn) 15,759.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1959 - Jun 2021
Austria (USD mn) -1,660.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1970 - Jun 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 1,250.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Jun 2021
Bahrain (USD mn) -663.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) -1,673.1 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 1997 - Jun 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 1,085.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 2,027.7 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 334.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1988 - Jun 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -70.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 430.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Brazil (USD mn) 1,683.7 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2021
Brunei (USD mn) -615.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (USD mn) 397.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) -3,144.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Canada (USD mn) 2,916.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1957 - Jun 2021
Chile (USD mn) 503.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
China (USD mn) 53,302.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2021
Colombia (USD mn) -4,635.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2021
Croatia (USD mn) -966.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) -781.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) -900.6 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jul 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 3,033.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 1,156.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2021
Egypt (USD mn) -4,849.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Estonia (USD mn) -107.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2021
European Union (USD mn) 116,391.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Finland (USD mn) 660.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
France (USD mn) -1,506.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2021
Georgia (USD mn) -381.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
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) 636.1 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 8,821.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Hungary (USD mn) -796.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Jun 2021
Iceland (USD mn) -251.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2021
India (USD mn) 6,526.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1949 - Jun 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) -2,231.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Jun 2021
Iran (USD mn) -707.7 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 18,070.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Jun 2021
Israel (USD mn) 5,105.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2020
Italy (USD mn) 9,394.0 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Jul 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) -1,348.7 2019 yearly 1975 - 2019
Japan (USD mn) 9,491.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Jordan (USD mn) -1,583.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
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) -358.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 8,084.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -82.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Laos (USD mn) -46.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Latvia (USD mn) -206.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) -133.4 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) -95.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) 767.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 2,966.6 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
North Macedonia (USD mn) 1.5 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2021
Malawi (USD mn) -1,412.4 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) 3,492.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Malta (USD mn) -461.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) -452.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2017 - Jun 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 6,286.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2021
Moldova (USD mn) -506.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) -167.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Aug 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) -297.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Morocco (USD mn) -2,311.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) -731.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) -198.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
Nepal (USD mn) -1,069.0 Jul 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jul 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) 28,416.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1967 - Jun 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) -2,127.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1971 - Jun 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) -3,337.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Norway (USD mn) 11,135.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Jun 2021
Oman (USD mn) -8,660.6 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) -2,457.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -291.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Panama (USD mn) -225.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 209.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Peru (USD mn) -2,103.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2021
Philippines (USD mn) -455.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
Poland (USD mn) -1,983.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2021
Portugal (USD mn) -914.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 75.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Romania (USD mn) -1,838.2 Jul 2021 monthly Jun 2002 - Jul 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) 19,243.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) -370.5 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 247.3 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 6,068.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Jun 2021
Spain (USD mn) 2,944.6 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jul 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) -990.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2021
Sudan (USD mn) 43.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Sweden (USD mn) 9,541.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 11,537.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1983 - Jun 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.4 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,007.317 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,485.765 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.8 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SDG bn) 5,180.350 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SDG bn) 71,771.710 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (SDG bn) 4,083.960 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Public Expenditure: Current (SDG mn) 205,318.000 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Public Expenditure (SDG mn) 211,057.000 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Public Revenue: Tax: Value Added Tax (SDG mn) 84,579.000 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Public Balance: Surplus or Deficit (SDG mn) -40,482.000 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Public Revenue (SDG mn) 164,836.000 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
SD: Revenue: Social Contributions (SSP mn) 0.000 2016 yearly 1998 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.660 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -406.6 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 353.4 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 124.2 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Jun 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 12.269 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 433.077 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 253.965 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 760.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 25.9 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Jun 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 324,783.770 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 94,373.799 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.013 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 14.822 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 30.896 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 200.301 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
Exports: Non Petroleum: Gum Hashab (USD th) 10,350.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Non Petroleum: Other Livestocks (USD th) 14.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Jun 2021
Exports (USD th) 353,404.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Non Petroleum: Sesame (USD th) 47,904.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Non Petroleum: Sugar (USD th) 0.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Petroleum: Crude Oil (USD th) 0.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Non Petroleum: Gold (USD th) 66,795.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Asia: India (USD th) 9,716.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Asia: China (USD th) 28,697.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Africa: COMESA: Egypt (USD th) 70,511.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Middle East: Saudi Arabia (USD th) 73,638.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Exports: Middle East: United Arab Emirates (USD th) 76,284.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Machinery and Equipments: Non Electrical Appliances (USD th) 42,178.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Raw Materials: Petroleum Products (USD th) 11,018.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Transport Equipments (USD th) 85,019.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Manufactured Goods (USD th) 155,314.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Foodstuffs (USD th) 183,326.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Africa: COMESA: Egypt (USD th) 94,645.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Asia: China (USD th) 199,334.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Middle East: United Arab Emirates (USD th) 62,859.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports (USD th) 759,955.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Middle East: Saudi Arabia (USD th) 28,135.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Imports: Asia: India (USD th) 76,520.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 0.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 43.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.3 2019 yearly 1977 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 133.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.2 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2004 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 51,200.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 120.5 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 5,426.7 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 12.8 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -3.518 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -88,076.754 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Assets (USD mn) -9.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: ST: Income (USD mn) -347.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Reserve Assets (USD mn) -29.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Imports (USD mn) -2,922.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Liabilities (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -9.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: OI: Assets (USD mn) -247.400 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 1,542.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) 50.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 254.600 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: OI: Liabilities (USD mn) 687.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments (BoP) (USD mn) 29.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 440.400 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Exports (USD mn) 1,129.800 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) -264.100 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: in Sudan (USD mn) 430.100 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2018
BoP: Current Account: ST: Services (USD mn) -383.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.5 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 3,297.596 May 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 6,421.379 May 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 217.3 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Aug 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 18.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2017 monthly Jul 1960 - Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 0.000 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 0.0 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2017
Total Deposits (USD mn) 4,068.733 May 2021 monthly Jun 2002 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 243.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 2003 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 13,046.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 68.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 5,149.468 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 47.34 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 9.73 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Money Supply: M2: M1: Currency with Public (SDG mn) 116,949.000 Jan 2019 monthly Mar 2002 - Jan 2019
Money Supply: M2: M1 (SDG mn) 1,394,642.000 May 2021 monthly Mar 2002 - May 2021
Reserve Requirement Rate: Foreign Currency (%) 18.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021

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