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    1999    
 
 
    2017
Millions of Dollars
Line Name 2017 Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Current account
1
Exports of goods and services and income receipts (credits)
3,433,239 3,183,783 3,183,783
2
Exports of goods and services
2,351,072 2,215,844 2,215,844
3
Goods
1,553,383 1,456,957 1,456,957
4
General merchandise
1,531,639 1,436,115 1,436,115
5
Foods, feeds, and beverages
132,744 130,519 130,519
6
Industrial supplies and materials
456,188 387,350 387,350
7
Capital goods except automotive
533,574 519,890 519,890
8
Automotive vehicles, parts, and engines
157,641 150,311 150,311
9
Consumer goods except food and automotive
197,134 193,254 193,254
10
Other general merchandise
54,358 54,791 54,791
11
Net exports of goods under merchanting
200 300 300
12
Nonmonetary gold
21,544 20,542 20,542
13
Services
797,690 758,888 758,888
14
Maintenance and repair services n.i.e.
26,430 25,004 25,004
15
Transport
88,598 84,679 84,679
16
Travel (for all purposes including education)
210,747 206,902 206,902
17
Insurance services
18,047 17,067 17,067
18
Financial services
109,642 99,384 99,384
19
Charges for the use of intellectual property n.i.e.
128,364 124,734 124,734
20
Telecommunications, computer, and information services
42,219 38,548 38,548
21
Other business services
154,313 143,768 143,768
22
Government goods and services n.i.e.
19,329 18,801 18,801
23
Primary income receipts
928,118 830,174 830,174
24
Investment income
921,816 823,709 823,709
25
Direct investment income
504,404 456,426 456,426
26
Portfolio investment income
354,406 326,325 326,325
27
Other investment income
62,620 40,850 40,850
28
Reserve asset income
385 108 108
29
Compensation of employees
6,302 6,466 6,466
30
Secondary income (current transfer) receipts
154,049 137,764 137,764
31
Imports of goods and services and income payments (debits)
3,882,380 3,616,656 3,616,656
32
Imports of goods and services
2,903,349 2,717,846 2,717,846
33
Goods
2,360,878 2,208,008 2,208,008
34
General merchandise
2,348,675 2,189,848 2,189,848
35
Foods, feeds, and beverages
138,810 131,024 131,024
36
Industrial supplies and materials
511,561 441,848 441,848
37
Capital goods except automotive
643,620 593,854 593,854
38
Automotive vehicles, parts, and engines
359,849 351,058 351,058
39
Consumer goods except food and automotive
603,922 585,177 585,177
40
Other general merchandise
90,913 86,887 86,887
41
Nonmonetary gold
12,203 18,160 18,160
42
Services
542,471 509,838 509,838
43
Maintenance and repair services n.i.e.
8,337 8,731 8,731
44
Transport
101,744 96,939 96,939
45
Travel (for all purposes including education)
135,024 123,569 123,569
46
Insurance services
50,665 49,900 49,900
47
Financial services
28,931 25,752 25,752
48
Charges for the use of intellectual property n.i.e.
51,284 46,577 46,577
49
Telecommunications, computer, and information services
40,054 37,391 37,391
50
Other business services
104,385 99,476 99,476
51
Government goods and services n.i.e.
22,047 21,503 21,503
52
Primary income payments
706,386 637,151 637,151
53
Investment income
686,699 618,013 618,013
54
Direct investment income
205,976 183,812 183,812
55
Portfolio investment income
432,510 407,603 407,603
56
Other investment income
48,213 26,599 26,599
57
Compensation of employees
19,687 19,139 19,139
58
Secondary income (current transfer) payments
272,645 261,659 261,659
Capital account
59
Capital transfer receipts and other credits
24,788 0 0
60
Capital transfer payments and other debits
42 59 59
Financial account
61
Net U.S. acquisition of financial assets excluding financial derivatives (net increase in assets / financial outflow (+))
1,182,749 348,625 348,625
62
Direct investment assets
379,222 312,975 312,975
63
Equity
352,504 336,657 336,657
64
Debt instruments
26,718 -23,683 -23,683
65
Portfolio investment assets
586,695 36,283 36,283
66
Equity and investment fund shares
166,827 21,743 21,743
67
Debt securities
419,868 14,541 14,541
68
Short term
193,855 -27,409 -27,409
69
Long term
226,013 41,950 41,950
70
Other investment assets
218,522 -2,723 -2,723
71
Currency and deposits
171,952 -91,317 -91,317
72
Loans
40,862 87,690 87,690
74
Trade credit and advances
5,708 903 903
75
Reserve assets
-1,690 2,090 2,090
76
Monetary gold
0 0 0
77
Special drawing rights
78 684 684
78
Reserve position in the International Monetary Fund
-1,812 1,348 1,348
79
Other reserve assets
44 58 58
80
Currency and deposits
0 -56 -56
81
Securities
44 114 114
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 (+))
1,537,683 741,529 741,529
85
Direct investment liabilities
354,829 494,455 494,455
86
Equity
308,406 387,599 387,599
87
Debt instruments
46,423 106,856 106,856
88
Portfolio investment liabilities
799,182 231,349 231,349
89
Equity and investment fund shares
155,680 -139,700 -139,700
90
Debt securities
643,503 371,049 371,049
91
Short term
15,851 -12,092 -12,092
92
Long term
627,652 383,141 383,141
93
Other investment liabilities
383,671 15,725 15,725
94
Currency and deposits
217,427 17,199 17,199
95
Loans
150,834 -7,574 -7,574
97
Trade credit and advances
15,410 6,101 6,101
98
Special drawing rights allocations
0 0 0
99
Financial derivatives other than reserves, net transactions
23,074 7,827 7,827
Statistical discrepancy
100
Statistical discrepancy
92,536 47,855 47,855
Balances
101
Balance on current account (line 1 less line 31)
-449,142 -432,873 -432,873
102
Balance on goods and services (line 2 less line 32)
-552,277 -502,001 -502,001
103
Balance on goods (line 3 less line 33)
-807,495 -751,051 -751,051
104
Balance on services (line 13 less line 42)
255,219 249,050 249,050
105
Balance on primary income (line 23 less line 52)
221,731 193,023 193,023
106
Balance on secondary income (line 30 less line 58)
-118,597 -123,895 -123,895
107
Balance on capital account (line 59 less line 60)
24,746 -59 -59
108
Net lending (+) or net borrowing (-) from current- and capital-account transactions (line 101 plus line 107)
-424,395 -432,932 -432,932
109
Net lending (+) or net borrowing (-) from financial-account transactions (line 61 less line 84 plus line 99)
-331,860 -385,078 -385,078
   

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