Argentina Third Quarter Current Account Deficit Was $166 Million

Argentina’s current account, which measures trade in goods, services and investment, had a deficit of $166 million in the third quarter, the National Statistics Institute reported today in Buenos Aires.

Analysts had been expecting a surplus of $400 million, according to the median estimate of five economists surveyed by Bloomberg.

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