13.08.2019

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 41 million euros in surplus in June 2019. There were two fewer working days in June this year than in June last year, and that affected the turnover of both exports and imports. The surplus on the goods and services account was the same as... more

15.07.2019

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 108 million euros in surplus in May 2019. The surplus on the goods and services account increased by 41 million euros from a year earlier to 151 million euros. Goods exports were up by 10% over the year and imports by 7%, meaning the... more

13.06.2019

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 33 million euros in surplus in April 2019. The surplus on the goods and services account was 81 million euros, which was 5 million euros less than a year earlier. Goods exports were up by 6% over the year and imports by 8%, meaning the... more

11.06.2019
Natalja Viilmann Economist at Eesti Pank

Weakening global economic activity, the spread of protectionism, general uncertainty and obstacles to demand growth in important trading partners for Estonia all threatened seriously the outlook for Estonian exports in the first... more

11.06.2019
  • The current account surplus was 70 million euros in the first quarter of 2019, or 1.1% of GDP. This was built on a surplus from exports and imports of services, and a smaller deficit in goods trade. The capital account was also in surplus by 70 million euros

  • The surpluses... more
14.05.2019

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 45 million euros in deficit in March 2019. The balance of the goods and services account, which had been in surplus by 25 million euros a year earlier, declined by 49 million euros to a deficit of 24 million. Goods exports were up by 7%... more

18.03.2019

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 24 million euros in surplus in January 2019. The balance of the goods and services account was in surplus by 71 million euros, which was 13 million euros more than a year earlier. Goods exports were up by 5% over the year and imports by 2... more

12.03.2019
      Natalja Viilmann Economist at Eesti Pankt

Data from the balance of payments show that Estonia’s exports of goods and services were 6.6% more in the last quarter of 2018 than in the last quarter of 2017. Growth slowed at the end of last year in the exports... more

11.03.2019
  • The surplus on the current account of the balance of payments was 445 million euros in 2018, or 1.7% of GDP. This was supported by the surplus in the export and... more
13.02.2019

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 13 million euros in deficit in December 2018. The goods and services account was in balance. Exports of goods in the balance of payments were at the same level as a year earlier, while imports were up 3%. This meant that the negative... more

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