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USA: Current account balance, billion USD: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for the USA from 1970 to 2017. The average value for the USA during that period was -229.98 billion U.S. dollars with a minumum of -805.96 billion U.S. dollars in 2006 and a maximum of 17.88 billion U.S. dollars in 1975. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Current account balance is the sum of net exports of goods and services, net primary income, and net secondary income. Data are in current U.S. dollars.