Turkey’s current account deficit for July is expected to stand at $5.27 billion, according to a group of economists polled by Anadolu Agency on Thursday.
The 14 experts’ estimates for the month ranged from $2.9 billion to $6.2 billion.
The economists also forecast that Turkey’s year-end current account deficit will reach $37.7 billion — with the highest forecast at $39 billion and the lowest at $36.6 billion.
The current account deficit in June was $3.76 billion, while the 12-month figure stood at $34.34 billion.
The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey is due to release official figures for July on Friday.
Source: Anadolu Agency