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South Korea: Current account balance forecast, percent of GDP: For that indicator, International Monetary Fund provides data for South Korea from 1980 to 2023. The average value for South Korea during that period was 1.55 percent with a minumum of -10.53 percent in 1980 and a maximum of 10.7 percent in 1998. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The current account is all transactions other than those in financial and capital items. The major classifications are goods and services, income and current transfers.