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.