France’s current account deficit decreased to EUR 0.8 billion in April 2019 from an upwardly revised EUR 2.3 billion in March. The goods gap narrowed to EUR 4.5 billion from EUR 5.7 billion a month earlier and the services surplus rose to EUR 2.5 billion from EUR 2.2 billion. Additionally, the primary and secondary income surplus widened to EUR 1.2 billion from EUR 1.1 billion in March. Current Account in France averaged 191.41 EUR Million from 1993 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 4784 EUR Million in August of 1998 and a record low of -6628 EUR Million in June of 2014.

Current Account in France is expected to be -2100.00 EUR Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in France to stand at -2600.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Current Account is projected to trend around -780.00 EUR Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-03-08 07:45 AM Current Account €0.9B €-0.1B €-0.2B
2019-04-05 06:45 AM Current Account €-0.8B €0.3B €-1.2B
2019-05-07 06:45 AM Current Account €-1.3B €-0.6B €-0.97B €-2.2B
2019-06-07 06:45 AM Current Account €-0.8B €-2.3B €-1.6B
2019-07-05 06:45 AM Current Account €-0.8B €-3.6B
2019-08-07 06:45 AM Current Account €-2.1B
2019-09-06 06:45 AM Current Account €-0.7B


France Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -4981.00 -5461.00 2674.00 -7485.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account -846.00 -2294.00 4784.00 -6628.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.30 -0.60 3.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Imports 47288.00 48577.00 48577.00 1151.90 EUR Million [+]
Exports 42308.00 43116.00 43273.00 1165.60 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 5104284.00 5227872.00 5227872.00 3536444.00 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 114.27 114.48 115.87 89.48 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 4074.00 4070.00 23505.00 -8086.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows -15218.00 -17021.00 36458.00 -31626.00 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 43.00 43.00 87.00 22.00 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 2436.00 2436.00 3024.70 2435.38 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 5.48 5.96 5.96 3.38 [+]
Tourism Revenues 5235.00 3477.00 7838.00 1426.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 86900.00 82600.00 86900.00 75000.00 Thousand [+]
Crude Oil Production 16.00 15.00 58.00 15.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Weapons Sales 1768.00 2302.00 4021.00 8.00 USD Million [+]

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France 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 - France Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. France Current Account - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-846.00 -2294.00 4784.00 -6628.00 1993 - 2019 EUR Million Monthly
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Argentina -2317.00 Dec/18
Australia -2900.00 Mar/19
Brazil -62.00 Apr/19
Canada -17347.00 Mar/19
China 586.00 Mar/19
Euro Area 35.10 Mar/19
France -846.00 Apr/19
Germany 22600.00 Apr/19
India -16899.55 Dec/18
Indonesia -6966.00 Mar/19
Italy 4040.10 Mar/19
Japan 1707.39 Apr/19
Mexico -5634.10 Mar/19
Netherlands 27505.30 Dec/18
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 15181.70 Dec/18
Turkey -1334.00 Apr/19
United Kingdom -23707.00 Dec/18
United States -134377.00 Dec/18


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