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Japan - Current account balance

202.5
(billion US dollars)
in 2017

Though Japan current account balance fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1997 - 2016 period ending at 191 billion US dollars in 2016.

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Current account is all transactions other than those in financial and capital items. The major classifications are goods and services, income and current transfers. The focus of the BOP is on transactions (between an economy and the rest of the world) in goods, services, and income.

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Date Value Change, %
2017 202.5 5.99 %
2016 191.0 40.89 %
2015 135.6 271.69 %
2014 36.5 -20.61 %
2013 45.9 -23.05 %
2012 59.7 -54.02 %
2011 129.8 -41.25 %
2010 221.0 52.14 %
2009 145.3 1.86 %
2008 142.6 -32.78 %
2007 212.1 21.54 %
2006 174.5