Table 1: Current account of the euro area

(EUR billions; transactions, working day and seasonally adjusted data)


Cumulated figures
for the 12-month
period ending

2006

2007

Mar. 06 Mar. 07 Apr. May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar.
Source: ECB.

CURRENT
ACCOUNT

-18.5

7.0

-3.3

-5.5

4.3

-3.9

-3.6

3.1

3.4

0.7

6.8

3.5

-3.7

5.4

credit

2,135.2

2,406.9

184.7

195.7

195.9

191.7

195.8

202.5

200.3

199.8

214.4

202.0

211.8

212.2

debit

2,153.6

2,399.8

188.0

201.2

191.6

195.6

199.4

199.4

196.9

199.1

207.7

198.5

215.5

206.8

Goods

30.5

41.9

1.5

0.2

2.7

-1.0

0.3

5.0

4.7

7.6

5.2

4.9

3.7

7.2

credit (exports)

1,265.9

1,425.1

112.9

112.8

114.7

113.3

116.0

121.1

119.7

122.2

124.8

120.2

123.5

123.9

debit (imports)

1,235.4

1,383.2

111.4

112.5

112.0

114.4

115.7

116.1

115.0

114.7

119.6

115.2

119.8

116.7

Services

36.1

38.1

3.5

2.9

2.8

3.0

2.9

2.7

2.2

2.9

3.7

3.0

4.2

4.2

credit (exports)

411.1

436.5

35.2

35.9

36.2

35.5

35.6

35.9

35.7

36.7

37.0

36.8

37.3

38.7

debit (imports)

375.0

398.5

31.7

33.0

33.4

32.5

32.7

33.1

33.5

33.8

33.3

33.8

33.2

34.5

Income

-17.0

-2.5

-1.0

-3.6

2.9

0.7

-0.4

1.6

3.2

-1.7

1.7

-0.1

-4.9

-0.9

credit

372.4

455.6

30.5

39.5

37.6

36.0

36.9

38.2

36.8

35.1

42.8

40.2

38.5

43.5

debit

389.4

458.0

31.6

43.1

34.7

35.2

37.3

36.6

33.6

36.8

41.1

40.3

43.4

44.4

Current transfers

-68.0

-70.5

-7.3

-5.1

-4.0

-6.7

-6.4

-6.2

-6.7

-8.1

-3.9

-4.3

-6.7

-5.1

credit

85.8

89.6

6.0

7.5

7.5

6.8

7.3

7.4

8.1

5.8

9.8

4.8

12.4

6.1

debit

153.8

160.1

13.3

12.6

11.5

13.5

13.7

13.6

14.8

14.0

13.7

9.2

19.1

11.2