Argentina's current account surplus widened to USD 690 million in the first quarter of 2021 from USD 6.9 billion in the corresponding period of the previous year. The services account deficit narrowed to USD 612 million from USD 696 million a year ago while the primary income shortfall decreased to USD 2,267 million from USD 2,981 million. Also, the secondary income surplus widened to USD 328 million from USD 260 million. On the other hand, the good account surplus fell to USD 3,241 million from USD 3,926 million a year ago. source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos (INDEC)
Current Account in Argentina averaged -997.35 USD Million from 1976 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 4297.83 USD Million in the second quarter of 2009 and a record low of -9388.49 USD Million in the first quarter of 2018. This page provides the latest reported value for - Argentina Current Account - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Argentina Current Account - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2021.
Current Account in Argentina is expected to be -2000.00 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 Argentina to stand at -3200.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Argentina Current Account is projected to trend around -4000.00 USD Million in 2022, according to our econometric models.