December 8, 2015 / 12:03 AM / 3 years ago

Japan October current account surplus 1.46 trillion yen

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan posted a current account surplus for the 16th straight month in October as the trade balance swung to a surplus, Ministry of Finance data showed on Tuesday.

The current account surplus stood at 1.46 trillion yen ($11.84 billion), up from a 846.4 billion yen surplus in October last year.

The median forecast was for 1.66 trillion yen.

Reporting by Stanley White; Editing by Chang-Ran Kim

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