The external sector of the Albanian economy during 2005 is presented with
a deep negative balance on current account, caused by a high trade deficit.
The trade deficit deepened as a result of the slowdown in the export growing
paces and the rapid import increase.
Capital inflows ...
Published by Balance of Payments and Surveys Section on 30.03.2006
Overall developments in the balance of payments over 2005, Current account, Foreign trade in goods, Services, Income, Current transfers, Capital and financial account, Nature and composition of capital flows, Foreign reserve, Savings, investments and current balance, Trade with t...
The overall payment balance for the nine-month period of 2005 resulted in a
surplus of EUR 44.7 million. The capital inflows have been fully adequate to cover
the level of current deficit and have led to increase of monetary authority reserve....
Published by Balance of Payments Section on 02.12.2005
The favorable economic developments in the
country are also reflected in the foreign transactions.
Current deficit reduced to 5 per cent of GDP from
7 per cent in 2003. The improvement of current
deficit position is impacted by the significant
improvement of trade balance...