Japan July Current Account Surplus Y2,009.7 Billion
Japan had a current account surplus of 2,009.7 billion yen in July, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday.
That beat forecasts for a surplus of 1,893.2 billion yen and was up from 1,175.6 billion yen in June.
The trade balance showed a deficit of 1.0 billion yen, exceeding expectations for a deficit of 47.7 billion yen following the 820.5 billion yen surplus in the previous month.
The adjusted current account surplus was 1,484.7 billion yen, shy or forecasts for 1,527.3 billion yen and down from 1,762.4 billion yen a month earlier.