In the first quarter of 2013, a small deficit formed, in the amount of 49.9 mil. lats (1.4% of predicted gross domestic product (GDP)). The deficit was smaller than the previous year’s average, which was 1.7% of GDP, as well as smaller than the 3.1% of GDP, which was the case in the first quarter a year ago.
Figure. The main items of the current account of Latvia’s balance of payments