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Current account balance in current prices

(US dollars)

Germany is the top country by current account balance in the world. As of 2017, current account balance in Germany was 295,407 million US dollars that accounts for 98.53 % of the world's current account balance. The top 5 countries (others are Japan, China, Netherlands, and Republic of Korea) account for 273.04 % of it. The world's total current account balance was estimated at 299,814 million US dollars in 2017.

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What is current account balance?

Current account balance is the sum of net exports of goods, services, net income, and net current transfers. Data are in current U.S. dollars.