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South Korea Current Account Value and percent from GDP

South Korea Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 3.5 % 2020
Current Account 10761 USD Million | 10.761 B USD May/21


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     South Korea - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of South Korea Current Account to GDP?

  • The surplus of Current Account to GDP in South Korea decreased to 3.5 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was 10.7 % and deficit was -10.5 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
3.5 2020 25.02.2021
3.7 2019 22.04.2020
4.7 2018 04.04.2019
5.6 2017 03.04.2018
7 2016 11.08.2017
7.7 2015 31.12.2015
6 2014 31.12.2014
6.2 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Current Account to GDP in South Korea by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Mun Jaei-n 10.05.2017 - 7.0000 5.6000 7.0000 5.6000 -20.00%
Park Geun-hye 25.02.2013 - 10.05.2017 6.2000 7.0000 7.7000 6.0000 12.90%
Lee Myung-bak 25.02.2008 - 25.02.2013 0.3000 4.2000 4.2000 0.3000 1300.00%
Roh Moo-hyun 25.02.2003 - 25.02.2008 1.7000 1.1000 3.9000 0.4000 -35.29%
Kim Dae-jung 25.02.1998 - 25.02.2003 10.7000 0.8000 10.7000 0.5000 -92.52%
Kim Youngs-am 25.02.1993 - 25.02.1998 0.5000 -1.8000 0.5000 -4.0000 -460.00%
Roh Tae-woo 25.02.1988 - 25.02.1993 6.6000 -0.7000 6.6000 -2.3000 -110.61%


Latest data on Current Account (USD Million)

Current Account
                     South Korea - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is South Korea Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in South Korea increased to 10761 USD Million (10.761 B USD) in May 2021. The maximum value was 12410 USD Million and minimum was -3845 USD Million.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
10761 May/21 07.07.2021
1910 Apr/21 08.06.2021
7816 Mar/21 07.05.2021
8034 Feb/21 07.04.2021
7060 Jan/21 09.03.2021
11510 Dec/20 05.02.2021
8967 Nov/20 07.01.2021
11660 Oct/20 04.12.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (USD Million)

Current Account in South Korea by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Mun Jaei-n 10.05.2017 - 5937.3000 1770.0000 12205.0000 1770.0000 -70.19%
Park Geun-hye 25.02.2013 - 10.05.2017 2473.1000 3891.1000 12086.3000 1870.1000 57.34%
Lee Myung-bak 25.02.2008 - 25.02.2013 -2119.5000 1969.3000 8413.0000 -3756.8000 -192.91%
Roh Moo-hyun 25.02.2003 - 25.02.2008 -685.5000 -553.8000 4554.6000 -3308.1000 -19.21%
Kim Dae-jung 25.02.1998 - 25.02.2003 4283.2000 -2142.0000 4545.6000 -2142.0000 -150.01%
Kim Youngs-am 25.02.1993 - 25.02.1998 -334.8000 2449.2000 2449.2000 -3458.9000 -831.54%
Roh Tae-woo 25.02.1988 - 25.02.1993 899.4000 -761.1000 1704.0000 -1485.0000 -184.62%

Other trade indicators in South Korea

Index Updated Actual Previous
Weapons Sales 2020 827 M USD 693
Balance of Trade Jun/21 4.44 B USD 2.94
Capital Flows May/21 8.368 B USD -1.538
Exports Jun/21 54.8 B USD 50.73
Foreign Exchange Reserves Jun/21 454.11 B USD 456.46
Imports Jun/21 503.6 B USD 47.81
Terms of Trade  Apr/21 95.3 in. pt. 92.5
Tourist Arrivals May/21 0.074 Million Persons 0.07

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 -1.5 % -1.7
Jordan 2019 -2.1 % -6.9
Kyrgyzstan 2020 4.3 % -12.1
Mongolia 2020 -12.3 % -15.6
Nepal 2019 -7.6 % -8.1
Palestine 2019 -10.7 % -13.2
Tajikistan 2020 0 % -2.3
Cambodia 2020 -25.4 % -15.8
China 2020 1.9 % 0.8
Georgia 2020 -12.3 % -5.5
India 2020 0.9 % -0.9
Israel 2020 4.9 % 3.1
Pakistan 2020 -1.1 % -4.8
South Korea 2020 3.5 % 3.7
Taiwan 2020 9.5 % 10.5
Vietnam 2019 5 % 2.4
Maldives 2020 -29.2 % -26.9
Armenia 2019 -7.2 % -6.9
Hong Kong 2020 6.6 % 6
Indonesia 2020 -0.44 % -2.7
Japan 2020 3.2 % 3.6
Kazakhstan 2020 -3.7 % -4
Lebanon 2019 -22.2 % -24.3
Macau 2019 34.5 % 33.2
Malaysia 2020 1 % 3.3
Philippines 2020 3.6 % -0.9
Qatar 2020 -2.5 % 2.3
Singapore 2020 17.6 % 14.3
Sri Lanka 2019 -2.2 % -3.2
Thailand 2020 4.2 % 7
Oman 2019 -5.2 % -5.5
Iran 2020 -0.5 % 1.1
Laos 2019 -7.2 % -7.9
Azerbaijan 2020 -0.5 % 9.1
Kuwait 2020 0.8 % 16.4
Saudi Arabia 2020 -2.8 % 6.3
Bahrain 2019 -2.1 % -6.5
United Arab Emirates 2020 5.9 % 8.9
Yemen 2018 -0.01 % -0.1
Turkmenistan 2020 0.5 % 1.3
Uzbekistan 2020 -5.4 % -5.8
Iraq 2020 -12.6 % 1.1
Syria 2010 -0.62 % -2.15
Afghanistan 2019 -21.2 % -21.7
Bhutan 2019 -12.2 % -21.2
Brunei 2020 1 % 6.6
Mauritius 2020 -10.1 % -5.7