The current account surplus in the Netherlands narrowed slightly to EUR 19.29 billion in the third quarter of 2019 from EUR 20 billion in the same quarter of the previous year, as the goods surplus decreased to EUR 17.6 billion from EUR 19 billion. Also, the services surplus fell to EUR 2.9 billion from EUR 4.1 billion; and the primary income deficit surplus shrank to EUR 0.2 billion from EUR 7.4 billion. Meanwhile, the secondary income gap declined to EUR 1.4 billion from EUR 2.3 billion. Current Account in Netherlands averaged 7136.29 EUR Million from 1982 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 28164.40 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 and a record low of -14364 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2015. source: De Nederlandsche Bank
Current Account in Netherlands is expected to be 24500.00 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 Netherlands to stand at 20200.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Current Account is projected to trend around 19500.00 EUR Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.