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 2017 2018
Mar. 2017 Mar. 2018 Mar. Apr. May June Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar.
Source: ECB.
CURRENT ACCOUNT 375.2 407.7 34.7 22.9 30.2 24.5 34.8 41.8 39.2 35.1 36.5 34.3 39.7 36.8 32.0
Memo: as a percentage of GDP 3.5 3.6
Credit 3,713.7 3,935.5 321.8 318.6 325.3 321.2 324.6 333.2 330.9 327.3 331.8 337.7 330.8 324.6 329.5
Debit 3,338.5 3,527.8 287.2 295.7 295.1 296.7 289.9 291.5 291.7 292.2 295.2 303.4 291.1 287.9 297.5
Goods 355.1 358.2 28.6 25.3 27.8 30.0 28.4 30.9 33.3 29.3 31.3 33.5 29.3 28.7 30.2
Credit (exports) 2,165.1 2,311.2 188.9 183.9 189.7 187.3 188.5 192.2 194.8 192.3 197.0 201.2 196.9 192.8 194.7
Debit (imports) 1,810.0 1,953.0 160.4 158.5 161.9 157.3 160.1 161.3 161.5 163.0 165.7 167.6 167.6 164.1 164.4
Services 41.7 103.5 8.5 6.8 5.5 6.7 8.6 10.0 9.6 9.6 8.7 10.5 8.9 9.2 9.4
Credit (exports) 794.6 858.3 69.6 69.6 69.1 70.5 71.1 71.8 71.7 72.0 71.8 73.3 71.9 71.8 73.6
Debit (imports) 752.9 754.8 61.2 62.8 63.6 63.9 62.5 61.7 62.1 62.4 63.2 62.9 63.0 62.6 64.2
Primary income 116.8 91.0 8.1 8.2 8.4 1.7 11.5 12.4 9.5 8.2 8.4 1.1 10.9 6.8 3.9
Credit 648.9 657.5 54.0 56.5 57.4 54.5 56.2 60.2 55.5 54.2 53.8 53.1 53.0 51.7 51.3
Debit 532.2 566.5 46.0 48.3 49.0 52.8 44.7 47.8 46.0 46.0 45.5 52.0 42.2 44.9 47.4
Secondary income -138.4 -144.9 -10.5 -17.5 -11.6 -13.8 -13.8 -11.5 -13.2 -12.0 -11.8 -10.8 -9.4 -8.0 -11.5
Credit 105.1 108.5 9.2 8.6 9.0 8.8 8.9 9.1 9.0 8.8 9.1 10.0 8.9 8.3 9.9
Debit 243.5 253.4 19.7 26.1 20.6 22.7 22.6 20.6 22.2 20.8 20.9 20.9 18.3 16.4 21.4

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 2017 2018
Mar. 2017 Mar. 2018 Mar. Apr. May June Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar.
Source: ECB.
CURRENT ACCOUNT 375.2 407.7 34.7 22.9 30.2 24.5 34.8 41.8 39.2 35.1 36.5 34.3 39.7 36.8 32.0
Memo: as a percentage of GDP 3.5 3.6
Credit 3,713.7 3,935.5 321.8 318.6 325.3 321.2 324.6 333.2 330.9 327.3 331.8 337.7 330.8 324.6 329.5
Debit 3,338.5 3,527.8 287.2 295.7 295.1 296.7 289.9 291.5 291.7 292.2 295.2 303.4 291.1 287.9 297.5
Goods 355.1 358.2 28.6 25.3 27.8 30.0 28.4 30.9 33.3 29.3 31.3 33.5 29.3 28.7 30.2
Credit (exports) 2,165.1 2,311.2 188.9 183.9 189.7 187.3 188.5 192.2 194.8 192.3 197.0 201.2 196.9 192.8 194.7
Debit (imports) 1,810.0 1,953.0 160.4 158.5 161.9 157.3 160.1 161.3 161.5 163.0 165.7 167.6 167.6 164.1 164.4
Services 41.7 103.5 8.5 6.8 5.5 6.7 8.6 10.0 9.6 9.6 8.7 10.5 8.9 9.2 9.4
Credit (exports) 794.6 858.3 69.6 69.6 69.1 70.5 71.1 71.8 71.7 72.0 71.8 73.3 71.9 71.8 73.6
Debit (imports) 752.9 754.8 61.2 62.8 63.6 63.9 62.5 61.7 62.1 62.4 63.2 62.9 63.0 62.6 64.2
Primary income 116.8 91.0 8.1 8.2 8.4 1.7 11.5 12.4 9.5 8.2 8.4 1.1 10.9 6.8 3.9
Credit 648.9 657.5 54.0 56.5 57.4 54.5 56.2 60.2 55.5 54.2 53.8 53.1 53.0 51.7 51.3
Debit 532.2 566.5 46.0 48.3 49.0 52.8 44.7 47.8 46.0 46.0 45.5 52.0 42.2 44.9 47.4
Secondary income -138.4 -144.9 -10.5 -17.5 -11.6 -13.8 -13.8 -11.5 -13.2 -12.0 -11.8 -10.8 -9.4 -8.0 -11.5
Credit 105.1 108.5 9.2 8.6 9.0 8.8 8.9 9.1 9.0 8.8 9.1 10.0 8.9 8.3 9.9
Debit 243.5 253.4 19.7 26.1 20.6 22.7 22.6 20.6 22.2 20.8 20.9 20.9 18.3 16.4 21.4