Japan's current account total dropped to 407.5 billion yen during the month of August, compared with a previous reading 990.2 billion yen in July, while the actual reading came lower than anticipations that estimated of 453.6 billion yen.

Moreover, Japanese trade balance recorded a deficit 694.7 billion yen during August, comparing with a previous surplus 123.3 billion yen in July, and the market's forecasts predicted of -692.3 billion yen.