France's current account deficit rose to EUR 2.6 billion in February of 2021 from an upwardly revised EUR 2 billion in the previous month. It was the largest current account gap since last September, as the goods gap widened to EUR 3 billion from EUR 2.8 billion in January and the secondary income deficit remained sharp at EUR 4.2 billion. Meantime, the services surplus decreased slightly to EUR 1 billion from EUR 1.2 billion and the secondary income surplus also fell to EUR 3.6 billion from EUR 3.7 billion. source: Banque de France
Current Account in France averaged -70.49 EUR Million from 1993 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 4784 EUR Million in August of 1998 and a record low of -8725 EUR Million in June of 2020. This page provides - France Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. France Current Account - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2021.
Current Account in France is expected to be -2200.00 EUR Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in France to stand at -1870.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Current Account is projected to trend around -640.00 EUR Million in 2022 and -680.00 EUR Million in 2023, according to our econometric models.