thumbnail

Countries by largest trade surplus and deficit

What countries have the largest current account balance (trade surplus) and what countries have the biggest deficit in current account balance (trade deficit)?
According to The CIA World Factbook
Data in US$
Semi-independent entities (like Hong Kong) are taken into account
Quiz by StiDark
Rate:
Last updated: July 2, 2019
You have not attempted this quiz yet.
First submittedJuly 1, 2019
Times taken39
Average score77.5%
Report this quizReport
4:00
Enter answer here
0
 / 40 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
#
CAB (Million)
Answer
1
296,600
Germany
2
195,400
Japan
3
164,900
China
4
80,880
Netherlands
5
80,110
Taiwan
6
78,460
South Korea
7
63,210
Switzerland
8
60,990
Singapore
9
56,070
Italy
10
49,280
Thailand
11
41,880
Ireland
12
40,250
Russia
13
24,600
Denmark
14
21,700
Spain
15
20,340
Norway
16
18,400
Iran
17
18,230
Saudi Arabia
18
17,630
United Arab Emirates
19
17,010
Sweden
20
15,160
Macau
#
CAB (Million)
Answer
1
-466,200
United States
2
-106,700
United Kingdom
3
-51,210
India
4
-49,260
Canada
5
-47,100
Turkey
6
-36,770
France
7
-32,270
Australia
8
-30,790
Argentina
9
-21,940
Algeria
10
-18,830
Mexico
11
-17,290
Indonesia
12
-15,380
Egypt
13
-12,880
Lebanon
14
-12,440
Pakistan
15
-10,360
Colombia
16
-9,762
Brazil
17
-8,557
Oman
18
-7,912
South Africa
19
-7,298
Romania
20
-6,551
Ethiopia
+1
Level 93
Jul 3, 2019
Interesting quiz. Macau is not a country but a special administrative region of China – I'm not sure what it's doing on this list.
+1
Level 65
Jul 4, 2019
In the description I put "semi-independent entities", I think Macau is one of them because of it's autonomy.