Taiwan Current Account to GDP 1980-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Taiwan recorded a Current Account surplus of 13.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Taiwan averaged 7.50 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 21 percent in 1986 and a record low of -1.90 percent in 1980.

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Taiwan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 5960.00 5200.00 6688.30 -847.44 USD Million [+]
Exports 28883.00 27538.00 28897.05 1406.50 USD Million [+]
Imports 22291.00 22339.00 27132.35 1203.70 USD Million [+]
Current Account 20514.00 16785.00 21557.00 -851.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 13.40 14.30 21.00 -1.90 percent [+]
External Debt 176058.00 170138.00 191703.00 31705.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 109.60 111.20 182.80 98.50 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 20858.00 16661.00 24137.00 -1029.00 USD Million [+]
Remittances 52.00 56.00 65.00 8.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 927.30 820.10 1037.10 40.30 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 423.63 423.63 423.89 421.23 Tonnes [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 337.02 319.45 3953.79 81.58 USD Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 0.20 0.20 1.30 0.20 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 0.50 0.08 0.50 0.00 [+]

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Taiwan 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. This page provides - Taiwan Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Taiwan Current Account to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
13.40 14.30 21.00 -1.90 1980 - 2016 percent Yearly




current account to GDP by Country
Country Last
Switzerland 11.00 Dec/16
Netherlands 8.40 Dec/16
Germany 8.30 Dec/16
South Korea 7.00 Dec/16
Japan 3.70 Dec/16
Euro Area 3.30 Dec/16
Italy 2.60 Dec/16
Spain 2.20 Dec/16
China 1.80 Dec/16
Russia 1.80 Dec/16
India -0.70 Dec/16
France -0.90 Dec/16
Brazil -1.30 Dec/16
Indonesia -1.80 Dec/16
United States -2.60 Dec/16
Australia -2.70 Dec/16
Mexico -2.70 Dec/16
Canada -3.30 Dec/16
Turkey -3.80 Dec/16
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/16