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    Q1 1999    
 
 
    Q3 2020
Millions of Dollars
Line Name Q3 2020 Q2 2020 Q3 2019
Current account
1
Exports of goods and services and income receipts (credits)
791,681 698,560 957,388
2
Exports of goods and services
516,226 452,339 631,666
3
Goods
352,921 291,663 408,029
4
General merchandise
345,908 286,348 402,947
5
Foods, feeds, and beverages
32,572 29,576 31,901
6
Industrial supplies and materials
108,401 94,773 130,347
7
Capital goods except automotive
111,341 100,312 134,709
8
Automotive vehicles, parts, and engines
36,555 16,269 41,097
9
Consumer goods except food and automotive
43,574 34,114 49,853
10
Other general merchandise
13,464 11,304 15,041
11
Net exports of goods under merchanting
146 169 139
12
Nonmonetary gold
6,867 5,145 4,943
13
Services
163,305 160,676 223,637
14
Maintenance and repair services n.i.e.
3,660 3,615 7,087
15
Transport
11,951 11,004 23,779
16
Travel (for all purposes including education)
12,354 11,978 53,549
17
Insurance services
3,634 3,702 4,260
18
Financial services
33,503 33,470 32,804
19
Charges for the use of intellectual property n.i.e.
29,477 27,295 28,767
20
Telecommunications, computer, and information services
13,061 13,796 13,839
21
Other business services
44,710 45,990 47,021
22
Government goods and services n.i.e.
5,966 5,385 5,956
23
Primary income receipts
240,144 212,147 288,335
24
Investment income
238,661 210,677 286,650
25
Direct investment income
132,084 104,649 146,342
26
Portfolio investment income
91,773 89,026 108,247
27
Other investment income
14,759 16,937 31,818
28
Reserve asset income
44 65 243
29
Compensation of employees
1,484 1,470 1,684
30
Secondary income (current transfer) receipts
35,310 34,073 37,387
31
Imports of goods and services and income payments (debits)
987,915 861,151 1,097,631
32
Imports of goods and services
722,151 612,749 799,286
33
Goods
614,312 511,787 646,250
34
General merchandise
599,922 478,746 643,061
35
Foods, feeds, and beverages
38,663 37,899 37,075
36
Industrial supplies and materials
105,771 93,710 133,378
37
Capital goods except automotive
167,794 148,917 172,826
38
Automotive vehicles, parts, and engines
84,361 41,704 94,210
39
Consumer goods except food and automotive
177,031 134,985 176,821
40
Other general merchandise
26,303 21,531 28,751
41
Nonmonetary gold
14,390 33,042 3,189
42
Services
107,839 100,962 153,037
43
Maintenance and repair services n.i.e.
1,361 1,381 1,911
44
Transport
16,335 13,778 28,592
45
Travel (for all purposes including education)
4,755 2,497 37,245
46
Insurance services
15,537 14,737 13,403
47
Financial services
9,623 9,597 10,032
48
Charges for the use of intellectual property n.i.e.
11,553 9,009 10,536
49
Telecommunications, computer, and information services
8,570 9,290 10,971
50
Other business services
27,597 28,416 28,676
51
Government goods and services n.i.e.
6,170 6,142 6,091
52
Primary income payments
192,182 178,822 227,163
53
Investment income
188,247 175,618 222,037
54
Direct investment income
48,627 33,560 62,548
55
Portfolio investment income
121,731 120,245 124,526
56
Other investment income
17,890 21,813 34,963
57
Compensation of employees
3,934 3,205 5,126
58
Secondary income (current transfer) payments
73,582 69,580 71,181
Capital account
59
Capital transfer receipts and other credits
356 20 15
Financial account
61
Net U.S. acquisition of financial assets excluding financial derivatives (net increase in assets / financial outflow (+))
-69,816 -251,364 147,267
62
Direct investment assets
74,295 48,754 30,620
63
Equity
60,475 57,447 50,932
64
Debt instruments
13,820 -8,693 -20,312
65
Portfolio investment assets
142,166 -947 20,460
66
Equity and investment fund shares
92,676 -67,540 -56,839
67
Debt securities
49,490 66,593 77,299
68
Short term
20,320 21,807 61,443
69
Long term
29,170 44,786 15,856
70
Other investment assets
-288,098 -304,131 94,305
71
Currency and deposits
-203,623 -312,539 16,306
72
Loans
-84,461 8,485 73,336
74
Trade credit and advances
-229 -87 4,645
75
Reserve assets
1,820 4,960 1,882
76
Monetary gold
0 0 0
77
Special drawing rights
5 20 63
78
Reserve position in the International Monetary Fund
1,785 4,902 1,754
79
Other reserve assets
29 38 64
80
Currency and deposits
-22 -17 -1
81
Securities
52 56 65
82
Financial derivatives
0 0 0
83
Other claims
0 0 0
84
Net U.S. incurrence of liabilities excluding financial derivatives (net increase in liabilities / financial inflow (+))
174,105 -62,612 241,764
85
Direct investment liabilities
72,614 726 80,919
86
Equity
39,822 30,836 55,958
87
Debt instruments
32,792 -30,110 24,961
88
Portfolio investment liabilities
147,526 342,240 105,660
89
Equity and investment fund shares
146,408 64,646 -42,481
90
Debt securities
1,118 277,595 148,141
91
Short term
-47,475 343,807 60,400
92
Long term
48,592 -66,212 87,741
93
Other investment liabilities
-46,034 -405,578 55,185
94
Currency and deposits
-4,078 -241,674 93,726
95
Loans
-44,387 -167,278 -37,372
97
Trade credit and advances
2,431 3,374 -1,169
98
Special drawing rights allocations
0 0 0
99
Financial derivatives other than reserves, net transactions
23,999 -12,744 -6,382
Statistical discrepancy
100
Statistical discrepancy
-23,010 -37,851 40,198
Balances
101
Balance on current account (line 1 less line 31)
-196,235 -162,591 -140,242
102
Balance on goods and services (line 2 less line 32)
-205,925 -160,410 -167,620
103
Balance on goods (line 3 less line 33)
-261,391 -220,124 -238,221
104
Balance on services (line 13 less line 42)
55,466 59,715 70,601
105
Balance on primary income (line 23 less line 52)
47,963 33,325 61,172
106
Balance on secondary income (line 30 less line 58)
-38,272 -35,507 -33,794
107
Balance on capital account (line 59 less line 60)
-678 -1,054 -835
108
Net lending (+) or net borrowing (-) from current- and capital-account transactions (line 101 plus line 107)
-196,913 -163,646 -141,077
109
Net lending (+) or net borrowing (-) from financial-account transactions (line 61 less line 84 plus line 99)
-219,922 -201,496 -100,879
   

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