Economic Calendar

  • Apr
    14
    Sun
  • Apr
    15
    Mon
  • Apr
    16
    Tue
  • Apr
    17
    Wed
  • Apr
    18
    Thu
  • Apr
    19
    Fri
  • Apr
    20
    Sat
Apr
16
TuesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:00
USD
Fed's Rosengren speaks in Davidson, NC
med
04:30
JPY
Tertiary Industry Activity Index (m/m)
low
-0.6%-0.2%0.6%*
08:30
GBP
Average Earnings Index (3m y/y)
med
3.5%3.4%3.5%*
08:30
GBP
Unemployment Rate
med
3.9%4.0%3.9%
09:00
EUR
German ZEW (Current Conditions)
med
5.58.511.1
09:00
EUR
ZEW (Economic Sentiment)
high
4.5-2.5
09:00
EUR
German ZEW (Economic Sentiment)
med
3.10.5-3.6
12:30
CAD
Manufacturing Sales (m/m)
med
-0.2%-0.1%0.8%*
13:15
USD
Capacity Utilization Rate
med
78.8%79.2%79.0%*
13:15
USD
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
-0.1%0.2%0.1%
14:00
USD
NAHB Builders survey
low
63.064.062.0
17:00
EUR
ECB's Lane speaks in Dublin
med
18:00
USD
Fed's Kaplan speaks in Hobbs, NM
med
22:45
NZD
CPI (y/y)
high
1.5%1.7%1.9%
23:50
JPY
Trade Balance (nsa)
med
528.5B367.7B334.9B*
23:50
JPY
Trade Balance
med
-177.8B-296.9B26.5B*

Trade Balance

23:50
JPY
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
-177.8B-296.9B116.1B

Details

Source
Ministry of Finance
Measures
The Trade Balance measures the difference in value between imported and exported goods and services over the reported period. A positive number indicates that more goods and services were exported than imported.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the JPY , while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the JPY
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
May 21, 2019
Why Traders Care
Export demand and currency demand are directly linked because foreigners must buy the domestic currency to pay for the nation's exports. Export demand also impacts production and prices at domestic manufacturers.
Also Called
Customs Cleared Trade, Adjusted Merchandise Trade Balance

The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.Arnold Glasgow