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    Q3 2020
Millions of Dollars
Line Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Current account
1
Exports of goods and services and income receipts (credits)
Q3 2020 796,001 696,586 954,446
2
Exports of goods and services
Q3 2020 521,981 450,730 630,189
3
Goods
Q3 2020 357,135 288,726 410,930
4
General merchandise
Q3 2020 350,122 283,412 405,848
5
Foods, feeds, and beverages
Q3 2020 34,345 31,157 33,172
6
Industrial supplies and materials
Q3 2020 108,515 92,868 129,780
7
Capital goods except automotive
Q3 2020 111,754 99,109 135,007
8
Automotive vehicles, parts, and engines
Q3 2020 36,876 15,539 41,324
9
Consumer goods except food and automotive
Q3 2020 45,115 33,477 51,462
10
Other general merchandise
Q3 2020 13,518 11,261 15,102
11
Net exports of goods under merchanting
Q3 2020 146 169 139
12
Nonmonetary gold
Q3 2020 6,867 5,145 4,943
13
Services
Q3 2020 164,846 162,004 219,259
14
Maintenance and repair services n.i.e.
Q3 2020 3,658 3,623 7,088
15
Transport
Q3 2020 11,839 10,894 22,333
16
Travel (for all purposes including education)
Q3 2020 11,099 12,903 47,721
17
Insurance services
Q3 2020 3,634 3,702 4,260
18
Financial services
Q3 2020 34,336 33,666 33,483
19
Charges for the use of intellectual property n.i.e.
Q3 2020 29,967 26,877 29,237
20
Telecommunications, computer, and information services
Q3 2020 13,496 13,673 14,267
21
Other business services
Q3 2020 45,755 46,635 48,187
22
Government goods and services n.i.e.
Q3 2020 5,967 5,377 5,959
23
Primary income receipts
Q3 2020 238,696 211,944 286,761
24
Investment income
Q3 2020 237,213 210,476 285,080
25
Direct investment income
Q3 2020 130,689 104,443 144,810
26
Portfolio investment income
Q3 2020 91,773 89,026 108,247
27
Other investment income
Q3 2020 14,707 16,941 31,780
28
Reserve asset income
Q3 2020 44 65 243
29
Compensation of employees
Q3 2020 1,483 1,468 1,682
30
Secondary income (current transfer) receipts
Q3 2020 35,324 33,912 37,496
31
Imports of goods and services and income payments (debits)
Q3 2020 974,514 857,948 1,076,040
32
Imports of goods and services
Q3 2020 710,388 609,417 779,847
33
Goods
Q3 2020 602,701 508,271 632,059
34
General merchandise
Q3 2020 588,310 475,229 628,870
35
Foods, feeds, and beverages
Q3 2020 40,062 36,836 38,328
36
Industrial supplies and materials
Q3 2020 103,327 89,932 129,899
37
Capital goods except automotive
Q3 2020 165,148 146,022 169,509
38
Automotive vehicles, parts, and engines
Q3 2020 85,781 41,028 95,356
39
Consumer goods except food and automotive
Q3 2020 167,787 140,127 167,021
40
Other general merchandise
Q3 2020 26,206 21,285 28,757
41
Nonmonetary gold
Q3 2020 14,390 33,042 3,189
42
Services
Q3 2020 107,688 101,146 147,788
43
Maintenance and repair services n.i.e.
Q3 2020 1,379 1,343 1,941
44
Transport
Q3 2020 15,893 13,628 26,668
45
Travel (for all purposes including education)
Q3 2020 4,389 2,462 33,151
46
Insurance services
Q3 2020 15,537 14,737 13,403
47
Financial services
Q3 2020 9,777 9,705 10,157
48
Charges for the use of intellectual property n.i.e.
Q3 2020 11,659 9,035 10,631
49
Telecommunications, computer, and information services
Q3 2020 8,562 9,316 10,982
50
Other business services
Q3 2020 27,970 28,665 29,171
51
Government goods and services n.i.e.
Q3 2020 6,185 6,140 6,105
52
Primary income payments
Q3 2020 190,588 178,710 225,140
53
Investment income
Q3 2020 187,028 175,429 220,430
54
Direct investment income
Q3 2020 47,408 33,371 60,941
55
Portfolio investment income
Q3 2020 121,731 120,245 124,526
56
Other investment income
Q3 2020 17,890 21,813 34,963
57
Compensation of employees
Q3 2020 3,560 3,282 4,711
58
Secondary income (current transfer) payments
Q3 2020 73,537 69,821 71,053
Capital account
59
Capital transfer receipts and other credits
Q3 2020 356 20 15
Financial account
61
Net U.S. acquisition of financial assets excluding financial derivatives (net increase in assets / financial outflow (+))
Q3 2020 -73,048 -257,865 142,221
62
Direct investment assets
Q3 2020 71,063 42,253 25,574
63
Equity
Q3 2020 57,243 50,946 45,886
64
Debt instruments
Q3 2020 13,820 -8,693 -20,312
65
Portfolio investment assets
Q3 2020 142,166 -947 20,460
66
Equity and investment fund shares
Q3 2020 92,676 -67,540 -56,839
67
Debt securities
Q3 2020 49,490 66,593 77,299
68
Short term
Q3 2020 20,320 21,807 61,443
69
Long term
Q3 2020 29,170 44,786 15,856
70
Other investment assets
Q3 2020 -288,098 -304,131 94,305
71
Currency and deposits
Q3 2020 -203,623 -312,539 16,306
72
Loans
Q3 2020 -84,461 8,485 73,336
74
Trade credit and advances
Q3 2020 -229 -87 4,645
75
Reserve assets
Q3 2020 1,820 4,960 1,882
76
Monetary gold
Q3 2020 0 0 0
77
Special drawing rights
Q3 2020 5 20 63
78
Reserve position in the International Monetary Fund
Q3 2020 1,785 4,902 1,754
79
Other reserve assets
Q3 2020 29 38 64
80
Currency and deposits
Q3 2020 -22 -17 -1
81
Securities
Q3 2020 52 56 65
82
Financial derivatives
Q3 2020 0 0 0
83
Other claims
Q3 2020 0 0 0
84
Net U.S. incurrence of liabilities excluding financial derivatives (net increase in liabilities / financial inflow (+))
Q3 2020 172,022 -63,989 238,964
85
Direct investment liabilities
Q3 2020 70,530 -651 78,119
86
Equity
Q3 2020 37,739 29,459 53,158
87
Debt instruments
Q3 2020 32,792 -30,110 24,961
88
Portfolio investment liabilities
Q3 2020 147,526 342,240 105,660
89
Equity and investment fund shares
Q3 2020 146,408 64,646 -42,481
90
Debt securities
Q3 2020 1,118 277,595 148,141
91
Short term
Q3 2020 -47,475 343,807 60,400
92
Long term
Q3 2020 48,592 -66,212 87,741
93
Other investment liabilities
Q3 2020 -46,034 -405,578 55,185
94
Currency and deposits
Q3 2020 -4,078 -241,674 93,726
95
Loans
Q3 2020 -44,387 -167,278 -37,372
97
Trade credit and advances
Q3 2020 2,431 3,374 -1,169
98
Special drawing rights allocations
Q3 2020 0 0 0
99
Financial derivatives other than reserves, net transactions
Q3 2020 23,999 -12,744 -6,382
Statistical discrepancy
100
Statistical discrepancy
Q3 2020 -41,880 -44,204 19,303
100a
Of which: Seasonal adjustment discrepancy
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Balances
101
Balance on current account (line 1 less line 31)
Q3 2020 -178,513 -161,362 -121,594
102
Balance on goods and services (line 2 less line 32)
Q3 2020 -188,408 -158,687 -149,658
103
Balance on goods (line 3 less line 33)
Q3 2020 -245,565 -219,545 -221,129
104
Balance on services (line 13 less line 42)
Q3 2020 57,158 60,858 71,471
105
Balance on primary income (line 23 less line 52)
Q3 2020 48,108 33,234 61,621
106
Balance on secondary income (line 30 less line 58)
Q3 2020 -38,213 -35,909 -33,556
107
Balance on capital account (line 59 less line 60)
Q3 2020 -678 -1,054 -835
108
Net lending (+) or net borrowing (-) from current- and capital-account transactions (line 101 plus line 107)
Q3 2020 -179,191 -162,416 -122,429
109
Net lending (+) or net borrowing (-) from financial-account transactions (line 61 less line 84 plus line 99)
Q3 2020 -221,071 -206,620 -103,125
   

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