South Africa recorded a Current Account deficit of 142495 ZAR Million in the first quarter of 2019. Current Account in South Africa averaged -30374.95 ZAR Million from 1960 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 15627 ZAR Million in the fourth quarter of 2002 and a record low of -246452 ZAR Million in the third quarter of 2013.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-09-06 09:00 AM Current Account ZAR-163.8B ZAR-219.4B ZAR-166.5B ZAR -122.3B
2018-12-06 09:00 AM Current Account ZAR-176.6B ZAR-167.4B ZAR-176B ZAR -180B
2019-03-07 09:00 AM Current Account ZAR-110.2B ZAR-180.4B ZAR-162.5B ZAR -93B
2019-06-06 09:00 AM Current Account ZAR-142.5B ZAR-110.2B ZAR-154.5B ZAR -140B
2019-09-05 09:00 AM Current Account ZAR-142.5B ZAR -125B
2019-12-05 09:00 AM Current Account


South Africa Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -3427.45 4705.47 17164.95 -26959.20 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account -142495.00 -110158.00 15627.00 -246452.00 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.50 -2.50 6.00 -7.50 percent [+]
Imports 107177.86 100389.58 125734.02 66.10 ZAR Million [+]
Exports 103750.40 105095.05 119964.34 55.80 ZAR Million [+]
External Debt 172384.00 168147.00 183239.00 33262.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1301855.00 1205901.00 1598893.00 37430.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 125.30 125.30 183.51 123.48 Tonnes [+]
Terms Of Trade 107.10 102.30 109.50 42.20 Index Points [+]
Terrorism Index 4.26 4.09 4.26 0.22 [+]
Weapons Sales 149.00 103.00 235.00 1.00 USD Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 1.00 1.00 58.00 1.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 1854.00 1885.00 2101.00 1.00 ZAR Billion [+]

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South Africa 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 the latest reported value for - South Africa Current Account - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. South Africa Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-142495.00 -110158.00 15627.00 -246452.00 1960 - 2019 ZAR Million Quarterly
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Country Last Previous
Argentina -2317.00 Dec/18
Australia -2900.00 Mar/19
Brazil 662.00 May/19
Canada -17347.00 Mar/19
China 586.00 Mar/19
Euro Area 19.20 Apr/19
France -846.00 Apr/19
Germany 22600.00 Apr/19
India -16899.55 Dec/18
Indonesia -6966.00 Mar/19
Italy 3913.80 Apr/19
Japan 1707.39 Apr/19
Mexico -5634.10 Mar/19
Netherlands 18079.00 Mar/19
Russia 32800.00 Mar/19
Saudi Arabia 18521.00 Dec/18
Singapore 20296.50 Mar/19
South Africa -142495.00 Mar/19
South Korea -660.00 Apr/19
Spain 26.00 Mar/19
Switzerland 17215.95 Mar/19
Turkey -1334.00 Apr/19
United Kingdom -23707.00 Dec/18
United States -130400.00 Mar/19


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