Botswana recorded a Current Account surplus of 846.12 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2019. Current Account in Botswana averaged 1321.19 BWP Million from 2004 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 15079.57 BWP Million in the first quarter of 2016 and a record low of -12190.41 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Current Account in Botswana is expected to be -2300.00 BWP Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in Botswana to stand at -800.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Botswana Current Account is projected to trend around -2000.00 BWP Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.