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Brazil posts current account surplus of $2.9 bln in May
June 27, 2017 / 1:41 PM / 5 months ago

Brazil posts current account surplus of $2.9 bln in May

BRASILIA, June 27 (Reuters) - Brazil posted a current account surplus of $2.884 billion in May, central bank data showed on Tuesday, slightly below market estimates after a record trade surplus in the month.

The country attracted $2.926 billion in foreign direct investment in May, above forecasts in a Reuters poll. (Reporting by Marcela Ayres; Writing by Silvio Cascione)

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