Table 1: Current account of the euro area

(EUR billions unless otherwise indicated; transactions; working day and seasonally adjusted data)

Cumulated figures for the 12-month period ending 2016 2017
Sep. 2016 Sep. 2017 Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June Jul. Aug. Sep.
Source: ECB.
CURRENT ACCOUNT 359.3 346.4 30.1 28.7 30.9 25.7 20.5 30.9 32.7 21.6 28.4 24.1 30.6 34.5 37.8
Memo: as a percentage of GDP 3.4 3.2
Credit 3,653.1 3,834.9 309.9 312.5 319.4 314.1 316.4 316.6 322.2 318.9 326.3 319.2 319.9 323.2 326.1
Debit 3,293.8 3,488.5 279.7 283.8 288.6 288.4 295.9 285.7 289.5 297.3 297.9 295.0 289.3 288.7 288.4
Goods 377.0 342.0 33.2 28.5 30.8 31.3 23.8 26.8 28.5 25.8 26.7 29.0 26.4 29.4 35.2
Credit (exports) 2,110.2 2,232.7 179.0 178.9 183.8 185.7 183.9 186.5 188.5 184.2 188.9 186.0 185.1 187.4 193.8
Debit (imports) 1,733.2 1,890.7 145.8 150.5 153.1 154.4 160.1 159.7 160.0 158.4 162.2 156.9 158.7 158.1 158.7
Services 49.0 62.0 3.4 3.3 1.2 1.0 2.9 6.2 8.2 6.6 4.6 6.1 7.5 7.2 7.3
Credit (exports) 783.4 824.2 67.1 67.2 66.3 65.6 68.3 68.4 69.4 69.3 68.6 70.0 70.0 70.0 70.9
Debit (imports) 734.4 762.2 63.6 64.0 65.1 64.6 65.3 62.2 61.2 62.8 64.1 64.0 62.5 62.8 63.6
Primary income 69.2 93.4 7.1 10.0 12.0 3.7 7.5 3.2 6.4 6.9 9.0 3.1 11.6 10.4 9.7
Credit 649.7 669.7 54.3 57.3 60.3 52.5 55.8 52.8 54.4 56.5 59.8 54.2 56.3 56.9 53.0
Debit 580.6 576.3 47.1 47.3 48.3 48.7 48.3 49.6 48.0 49.6 50.8 51.1 44.7 46.5 43.3
Secondary income -135.9 -151.1 -13.6 -13.0 -13.1 -10.3 -13.7 -5.2 -10.4 -17.7 -11.9 -14.1 -14.9 -12.4 -14.3
Credit 109.7 108.2 9.6 9.0 9.0 10.3 8.5 8.9 9.8 8.9 9.0 8.9 8.5 8.9 8.4
Debit 245.6 259.3 23.2 22.1 22.1 20.7 22.2 14.2 20.2 26.5 20.8 23.0 23.5 21.3 22.8

Table 1: Current account of the euro area

(EUR billions unless otherwise indicated; transactions; working day and seasonally adjusted data)

Cumulated figures for the 12-month period ending 2016 2017
Sep. 2016 Sep. 2017 Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June Jul. Aug. Sep.
Source: ECB.
CURRENT ACCOUNT 359.3 346.4 30.1 28.7 30.9 25.7 20.5 30.9 32.7 21.6 28.4 24.1 30.6 34.5 37.8
Memo: as a percentage of GDP 3.4 3.2
Credit 3,653.1 3,834.9 309.9 312.5 319.4 314.1 316.4 316.6 322.2 318.9 326.3 319.2 319.9 323.2 326.1
Debit 3,293.8 3,488.5 279.7 283.8 288.6 288.4 295.9 285.7 289.5 297.3 297.9 295.0 289.3 288.7 288.4
Goods 377.0 342.0 33.2 28.5 30.8 31.3 23.8 26.8 28.5 25.8 26.7 29.0 26.4 29.4 35.2
Credit (exports) 2,110.2 2,232.7 179.0 178.9 183.8 185.7 183.9 186.5 188.5 184.2 188.9 186.0 185.1 187.4 193.8
Debit (imports) 1,733.2 1,890.7 145.8 150.5 153.1 154.4 160.1 159.7 160.0 158.4 162.2 156.9 158.7 158.1 158.7
Services 49.0 62.0 3.4 3.3 1.2 1.0 2.9 6.2 8.2 6.6 4.6 6.1 7.5 7.2 7.3
Credit (exports) 783.4 824.2 67.1 67.2 66.3 65.6 68.3 68.4 69.4 69.3 68.6 70.0 70.0 70.0 70.9
Debit (imports) 734.4 762.2 63.6 64.0 65.1 64.6 65.3 62.2 61.2 62.8 64.1 64.0 62.5 62.8 63.6
Primary income 69.2 93.4 7.1 10.0 12.0 3.7 7.5 3.2 6.4 6.9 9.0 3.1 11.6 10.4 9.7
Credit 649.7 669.7 54.3 57.3 60.3 52.5 55.8 52.8 54.4 56.5 59.8 54.2 56.3 56.9 53.0
Debit 580.6 576.3 47.1 47.3 48.3 48.7 48.3 49.6 48.0 49.6 50.8 51.1 44.7 46.5 43.3
Secondary income -135.9 -151.1 -13.6 -13.0 -13.1 -10.3 -13.7 -5.2 -10.4 -17.7 -11.9 -14.1 -14.9 -12.4 -14.3
Credit 109.7 108.2 9.6 9.0 9.0 10.3 8.5 8.9 9.8 8.9 9.0 8.9 8.5 8.9 8.4
Debit 245.6 259.3 23.2 22.1 22.1 20.7 22.2 14.2 20.2 26.5 20.8 23.0 23.5 21.3 22.8