The Japanese economy has released earlier today the figures of the current account index for September where it widened to 1584.8 billion yens compared to the prior reading of 407.5 billion yens; also it came above expectations of 1452.2 billion yens.

On the other hand, it released the figures of the trade balance for September where it also widened to 373.2 billion yens compared to the prior narrowed reading of -694.7 billion yens, also it exceeded forecasts of 351.7 billion yens.