Afghanistan recorded a Current Account deficit of 966.74 USD Million in the third quarter of 2017. Current Account in Afghanistan averaged -3041.05 USD Million from 2003 until 2017, reaching an all time high of -607.82 USD Million in the second quarter of 2016 and a record low of -7558 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2011.

Current Account in Afghanistan is expected to be -523.70 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in Afghanistan to stand at -517.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Afghanistan Current Account is projected to trend around -515.80 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Afghanistan Current Account
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Afghanistan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -6531.40 -6960.70 -1660.90 -8517.90 USD Million [+]
Current Account -966.74 -1546.52 -607.82 -7558.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -28.00 -20.00 -20.00 -75.20 percent [+]
Imports 7406.60 7792.60 8932.39 1966.07 USD Million [+]
Exports 875.24 831.93 875.24 69.10 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 21.87 21.90 21.90 21.87 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 9.39 9.44 9.44 5.70 [+]

Afghanistan Current Account

Current Account is the sum of the balance of trade (exports minus imports of goods and services), net factor income (such as interest and dividends) and net transfer payments (such as foreign aid). This page provides - Afghanistan Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Afghanistan Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-966.74 -1546.52 -607.82 -7558.00 2003 - 2017 USD Million Quarterly

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