France recorded a Current Account deficit of 0.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018.

Current Account to GDP in France averaged 0.07 percent from 1980 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 3.40 percent in 1999 and a record low of -2.10 percent in 1982. This page provides - France Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. source: Eurostat

Current Account to GDP in France is expected to be -0.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the France Current Account to GDP is projected to trend around -0.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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France Current Account to GDP

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.60 -0.60 3.40 -2.10 1980 - 2018 percent Yearly

France Current Account to GDP
The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competitiveness of a country. Usually, countries recording a strong current account surplus have an economy heavily dependent on exports revenues, with high savings ratings but weak domestic demand. On the other hand, countries recording a current account deficit have strong imports, a low saving rates and high personal consumption rates as a percentage of disposable incomes.

France Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -5584.00 -4909.00 2674.00 -7403.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 483.00 -2077.00 4784.00 -6629.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.60 -0.60 3.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Imports 47632.00 47922.00 48768.00 1151.90 EUR Million [+]
Exports 42048.00 43013.00 43999.00 1165.60 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 5685844.00 5498380.00 5685844.00 3536444.00 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 115.09 115.23 115.87 89.48 points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 2802.00 2368.00 21742.00 -7723.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 6019.00 11517.00 36458.00 -31626.00 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 72.00 72.00 87.00 22.00 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 2436.01 2436.07 3024.70 2435.38 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 5.01 5.48 5.96 3.38 [+]
Tourism Revenues 3289.00 4180.00 7921.00 1426.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 89300.00 86800.00 89300.00 75000.00 Thousand [+]
Weapons Sales 1768.00 2302.00 4021.00 8.00 USD Million [+]