Turkey sees $2.4 billion gap in current account balance
Turkey's current account balance posted a deficit of $2.4 billion in September, the Turkish Central Bank revealed on Wednesday.
CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE IS EXPECTED TO SHOW A DEFICIT OF $32.7 BILLION
The figure was a $2.8 billion surplus in the same month last year and down from $4.6 billion deficit previous month, the bank said.
An Anadolu Agency survey on Monday showed that economists expected a deficit of $2.7 billion. A group of 19 economists' estimates for the month ranged between $2.2 billion and $4.5 billion.
The survey showed the end-2020 current account balance is expected to show a deficit of $32.7 billion.