Benin recorded a Current Account deficit of 927.31 USD Million in 2017. Current Account in Benin averaged -251.15 USD Million from 1974 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 10.55 USD Million in 1994 and a record low of -927.31 USD Million in 2017.

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Benin Current Account

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-927.31 -808.84 10.55 -927.31 1974 - 2017 USD Million Yearly

Benin 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).

Benin Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -164.98 -363.77 -8.30 -679.56 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -927.31 -808.84 10.55 -927.31 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -10.80 -11.20 0.66 -29.75 percent [+]
Imports 349.28 514.33 744.61 27.40 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 184.30 150.56 184.30 0.80 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 0.46 0.00 [+]