Ireland posted a current account gap of EUR 15.21 billion in the first quarter of 2020 from a EUR 10.99 billion surplus in the corresponding period of the previous year, as the services shortfall widened sharply to EUR 29.29 billion from EUR 1.22 billion a year ago and the primary income deficit rose to EUR 19.23 billion from EUR 18.68 billion. Meantime, the secondary income gap narrowed to EUR 1.1 billion and the goods surplus rose to EUR 34.4 billion from 32.15 billion.
Current Account in Ireland averaged -431.09 EUR Million from 1981 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 14395 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2017 and a record low of -31759 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2017. This page provides - Ireland Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Ireland Current Account - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2020. source: Central Statistics Office Ireland
Current Account in Ireland is expected to be 10100.00 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 Ireland to stand at 3560.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ireland Current Account is projected to trend around 2960.00 EUR Million in 2021, according to our econometric models.