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113761Australia Q1 Current Account Surplus Largest on Record6/2/2020 1:47:00 AM"Australia’s current account surplus widened sharply to AUD 8.40 billion in the first quarter of 2020 from an upwardly revised AUD 1.72 billion in the previous quarter and beating market expectations of AUD 6.3 billion. This was the fourth straight quarter of surplus in current account and the biggest since the series began in the third quarter 1959, as the goods surplus jumped to AUD 19.30 billion from AUD 13.43 billion in the previous three-month period. In addition, the primary income gap dropped to AUD 10.61 billion from AUD 11.43 billion in the fourth quarter, while the secondary income deficit decreased to AUD 0.18 billion from AUD 0.40 billion. Meantime, the services account posted a deficit of AUD 0.11 billion, swinging from a AUD 0.13 billion surplus in the fourth quarter 2019."AustraliaCurrent AccountAUCABAL/australia/current-account
113695Montenegro Current Account Gap Widens in Q16/1/2020 11:56:53 AMMontenegro’s current account gap widened to EUR 322 million in the first quarter of 2020 from EUR 316.5 million in the corresponding period of the previous year. The goods and services deficit rose to EUR 386.4 million from EUR 383.4 million a year earlier; the primary income surplus narrowed to EUR 8.9 million from EUR 10.5 million and the secondary income surplus decreased to EUR 55.4 million from EUR 56.3 million.MontenegroCurrent AccountMONEGROCURCOUNT/montenegro/current-account
113515Spain Current Account Balance Swings to Deficit in March5/29/2020 8:47:28 AMSpain posted a current account deficit of EUR 1.05 billion in March of 2020 compared to surplus of EUR 1.10 billion in the corresponding month of the previous year. The goods and services balance shifted to a deficit of EUR 0.26 billion compared to a surplus of EUR 1.53 billion a year earlier and the primary income and secondary shortfall widened to EUR 0.80 billion from EUR 0.43 billion in the same period of 2019.SpainCurrent AccountSPCAEURO/spain/current-account
113402Canada Current Account Gap Widens in Q15/28/2020 12:40:00 PM"Canada's current account deficit rose to CAD 11.1 billion in the first quarter of 2020 from an upwardly revised CAD 9.3 billion in the previous period and compared with market expectations of a CAD 10 billion shortfall. The goods and services deficit rose by CAD 1.3 billion to CAD 9.8 billion in the first quarter, the highest deficit in a year, while the services deficit expanded by CAD 0.3 billion to CAD 5.9 billion.,as commercial services surplus shrank CAD 0.4 billion. Meantime, the primary income deficit decreased to CAD 0.21 billion from CAD 0.67 billion in the prior period, while the secondary income gap rose to CAD 1.16 billion from CAD 0.13 billion."CanadaCurrent AccountCACURENT/canada/current-account
113167Brazil Posts Largest Current Account Surplus on Record5/26/2020 12:41:30 PM"Brazil's current account balance shifted to a USD 3.84 billion surplus in April 2020 from a USD 1.91 billion deficit in the same month of the previous year and compared with market expectations of a USD 3 billion surplus. It was the largest current account surplus on record, as the goods surplus widened to USD 6.44 billion from USD 5.13 billion a year earlier and the services shortfall narrowed to USD 1.21 billion from USD 3.30 billion. Additionally, the primary income gap declined to USD 1.56 billion from USD 3.86 billion in April 2019; and the secondary income surplus increased to USD 0.17 billion from USD 0.13 billion."BrazilCurrent AccountBZCACURR/brazil/current-account