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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 6730 USD Million | 6.73 B USD Mar/22


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 6730 USD Million (6.73 B USD) in March 2022. 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
6730 Mar/22 10.05.2022
6420 Feb/22 07.04.2022
1810 Jan/22 11.03.2022
6060 Dec/21 09.02.2022
7160 Nov/21 18.01.2022
7510 Aug/21 06.10.2021
8211 Jul/21 06.09.2021
8850 Jun/21 05.08.2021


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 Apr/22 -2.66 B USD -0.12
Capital Flows Mar/22 5.414 B USD 8.292
Exports Apr/22 57.69 B USD 63.478
Foreign Exchange Reserves Apr/22 449.3 B USD 457.81
Imports Apr/22 60.35 B USD 63.618
Terms of Trade  Mar/22 84 in. pt. 85.3
Tourist Arrivals Feb/22 0.1 Million Persons 0.082

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 -1.5 % -1.7
Jordan 2020 -8 % -2.1
Kyrgyzstan 2021 -8.5 % 4.3
Mongolia 2020 -12.3 % -15.6
Nepal 2020 -0.9 % -6.9
Palestine 2020 -6.9 % -10.4
Tajikistan 2021 0.1 % 0
Cambodia 2020 -11.9 % -15
China 2021 1.8 % 1.9
Georgia 2021 -9.8 % -12.4
India 2021 -1.7 % 0.9
Israel 2020 4.9 % 3.1
Pakistan 2021 -0.6 % -1.7
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 2021 -2.5 % -4
Hong Kong 2020 6.6 % 6
Indonesia 2021 0.3 % -0.44
Japan 2020 3.2 % 3.6
Kazakhstan 2021 -3 % -3.8
Lebanon 2019 -22.2 % -24.3
Macau 2020 11.6 % 34
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 2020 -1.3 % -2.2
Thailand 2020 4.2 % 7
Oman 2019 -5.2 % -5.5
Iran 2020 -0.5 % 1.1
Laos 2020 -0.6 % -6.99
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 2021 0.6 % 0.5
Uzbekistan 2021 -7 % -5.4
Iraq 2021 5.9 % -10.8
Syria 2010 -0.62 % -2.15
Afghanistan 2019 -21.2 % -21.7
Bhutan 2020 -11.4 % -12.2
Brunei 2020 1 % 6.6
Mauritius 2020 -10.1 % -5.7