119016Ukraine Current Account Balance Swings to Surplus7/31/2020 5:07:40 PM"Ukraine posted a current account surplus of USD 773 million in June of 2020, compared to a USD 783 million deficit in the corresponding month of the previous year, as the goods and services gap narrowed sharply to USD 215 million from USD 2,923 million. Meantime, the primary income surplus fell to USD 692 million from USD 792 million and the secondary income surplus went down to USD 296 million from USD 848 million. Considering the second quarter of 2020, the country’s current account surplus declined to USD 3,481 million from USD 4,304 million a year ago."UkraineCurrent AccountUkraineCA/ukraine/current-account
118943Spain Posts Smallest Current Account Surplus in Nearly 8 Years7/31/2020 8:18:32 AM"Spain’s current account surplus narrowed to EUR 0.75 billion in May 2020 from EUR 3.85 billion in the corresponding month of the previous year. It was the smallest current account surplus since June 2012, as the goods and services surplus declined sharply to EUR 1.43 billion from EUR 4.46 billion due to the negative impact of the coronavirus crisis on tourism revenues and trade. Additionally, the primary income and secondary deficit increased to EUR 0.68 billion from EUR 0.61 billion in the same period a year earlier."SpainCurrent AccountSPCAEURO/spain/current-account
118553Brazil Current Account Balance Swings to Surplus7/28/2020 12:43:00 PM"Brazil's current account balance shifted to a USD 2.24 billion surplus in June 2020 from a USD 2.66 billion deficit in the same month of the previous year and compared with market expectations of a USD 3.8 billion surplus. The goods surplus widened to USD 6.90 billion from USD 4.71 billion a year earlier and the services gap narrowed to USD 1.37 billion from USD 3.55 billion. Additionally, the primary income shortfall went down to USD 3.45 billion from USD 3.88 billion; and the secondary income surplus increased to USD 0.16 billion from USD 0.05 billion. Considering the first half of the year, the country’s trade gap fell sharply to USD 9.73 billion from USD 20.99 billion in the corresponding period of 2019."BrazilCurrent AccountBZCACURR/brazil/current-account
117977Greek Current Account Swings to Deficit in May7/21/2020 8:54:00 AM"Greece posted a current account deficit of EUR 914 million in May 2020, compared to a EUR 270 million surplus in the same period last year, as the services surplus shrank to EUR 328 million from EUR 1,796 million with tourism revenues slumping to EUR 13 million from EUR 1,566 million due to the coronavirus pandemic. At the same time, the secondary income account posted a EUR 115 million deficit, compared to a EUR 735 million surplus last year. Meanwhile, the goods deficit dropped to EUR 1,206 million from EUR 2,304 and the primary income surplus increased to EUR 79 million from EUR 44 million."GreeceCurrent AccountGKCAEUR/greece/current-account
117889Serbia Current Account Deficit Narrows in May7/20/2020 12:17:45 PM"The current account gap in Serbia shrank to USD 58 million in May of 2020 from USD 128 million in the corresponding month of the previous year. The goods and services deficit narrowed to USD 284 million from USD 345 million in May of 2019 and the primary income shortfall fell to USD 31 million from USD 158 million. On the other hand, the services surplus declined to USD 257 million from USD 374 million. Considering the first five months of the year, the current account gap narrowed to USD 1,246 million from USD 1,354 million in the same period a year earlier."SerbiaCurrent AccountSerrbiaCurcount/serbia/current-account