The Japanese economy released today data on the trade balance and the current account balance during November. The actual reading of the current account total showed a value of -15.7% compared to the previous reading of 2.9%, while the expectations were referring to a value of -11.8%

On the other hand the actual reading of the current account total came out at 926.2 billion yen compared to the previous reading of 1,436.2 billion yen where the forecasted value was 972.3 billion yen. The actual reading of the adjusted current account total showed a value of 1,145.1 billion yen compared to the previous value of 1,462.6 billion yen, while expectations where referring to a value of 1.149.7 billion yen.

Furthermore, the actual reading of the trade balance came out at 259.7 billion yen compared to the previous reading of 912.9 billion yen, while expectations were referring to value of 297.7 billion yen.