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    Q1 1999    
 
 
    Q4 2019
Millions of Dollars
Line Name Q4 2019 Q3 2019 Q4 2018
Current account
1
Exports of goods and services and income receipts (credits)
936,087 941,193 938,689
2
Exports of goods and services
623,658 623,413 623,761
3
Goods
409,722 412,244 416,964
4
General merchandise
404,031 407,162 412,683
5
Foods, feeds, and beverages
31,068 33,926 29,988
6
Industrial supplies and materials
132,911 129,503 136,077
7
Capital goods except automotive
135,322 134,842 142,219
8
Automotive vehicles, parts, and engines
38,764 41,491 37,827
9
Consumer goods except food and automotive
49,860 51,675 51,917
10
Other general merchandise
16,106 15,724 14,655
11
Net exports of goods under merchanting
114 139 68
12
Nonmonetary gold
5,577 4,943 4,214
13
Services
213,936 211,169 206,797
14
Maintenance and repair services n.i.e.
8,495 8,211 8,225
15
Transport
22,426 22,621 22,882
16
Travel (for all purposes including education)
53,511 52,409 53,297
17
Insurance services
4,787 4,731 4,417
18
Financial services
27,610 27,639 27,854
19
Charges for the use of intellectual property n.i.e.
32,413 32,210 31,467
20
Telecommunications, computer, and information services
12,460 12,045 11,230
21
Other business services
46,592 45,620 42,074
22
Government goods and services n.i.e.
5,642 5,684 5,350
23
Primary income receipts
277,987 280,808 276,483
24
Investment income
276,279 279,095 274,786
25
Direct investment income
145,320 143,460 141,248
26
Portfolio investment income
107,829 108,474 107,568
27
Other investment income
22,978 26,918 25,783
28
Reserve asset income
151 243 187
29
Compensation of employees
1,709 1,712 1,697
30
Secondary income (current transfer) receipts
34,441 36,972 38,445
31
Imports of goods and services and income payments (debits)
1,045,908 1,066,571 1,082,616
32
Imports of goods and services
763,512 781,836 794,907
33
Goods
612,506 633,142 649,288
34
General merchandise
608,496 630,218 646,669
35
Foods, feeds, and beverages
37,175 38,363 37,358
36
Industrial supplies and materials
127,651 130,170 144,308
37
Capital goods except automotive
168,810 169,703 175,102
38
Automotive vehicles, parts, and engines
89,057 95,636 96,013
39
Consumer goods except food and automotive
155,863 167,726 166,557
40
Other general merchandise
29,940 28,621 27,331
41
Nonmonetary gold
4,010 2,924 2,619
42
Services
151,006 148,694 145,620
43
Maintenance and repair services n.i.e.
2,207 2,175 2,287
44
Transport
27,485 27,245 28,119
45
Travel (for all purposes including education)
38,869 37,905 37,364
46
Insurance services
12,433 12,337 11,369
47
Financial services
8,440 8,396 7,932
48
Charges for the use of intellectual property n.i.e.
14,416 14,155 14,445
49
Telecommunications, computer, and information services
11,151 10,934 10,690
50
Other business services
29,870 29,441 27,635
51
Government goods and services n.i.e.
6,135 6,105 5,779
52
Primary income payments
210,704 214,903 216,424
53
Investment income
205,508 209,762 211,467
54
Direct investment income
59,839 59,176 62,648
55
Portfolio investment income
121,769 122,038 119,879
56
Other investment income
23,901 28,548 28,941
57
Compensation of employees
5,195 5,142 4,956
58
Secondary income (current transfer) payments
71,692 69,832 71,285
Capital account
59
Capital transfer receipts and other credits
0 0 2,723
Financial account
61
Net U.S. acquisition of financial assets excluding financial derivatives (net increase in assets / financial outflow (+))
998 171,561 147,259
62
Direct investment assets
35,202 42,085 25,696
63
Equity
40,069 40,835 19,875
64
Debt instruments
-4,867 1,250 5,821
65
Portfolio investment assets
18,939 32,106 -22,210
66
Equity and investment fund shares
-97,224 -72,808 31,754
67
Debt securities
116,163 104,915 -53,964
68
Short term
63,505 64,297 -33,155
69
Long term
52,658 40,618 -20,808
70
Other investment assets
-53,352 95,488 141,668
71
Currency and deposits
39,539 16,306 68,005
72
Loans
-92,012 74,537 71,630
74
Trade credit and advances
-879 4,645 2,033
75
Reserve assets
210 1,882 2,105
76
Monetary gold
0 0 0
77
Special drawing rights
57 63 47
78
Reserve position in the International Monetary Fund
155 1,754 2,049
79
Other reserve assets
-2 64 9
80
Currency and deposits
-11 -1 0
81
Securities
9 65 9
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 (+))
71,855 241,596 286,247
85
Direct investment liabilities
43,495 65,171 52,720
86
Equity
77,627 46,848 117,667
87
Debt instruments
-34,132 18,322 -64,948
88
Portfolio investment liabilities
-28,183 121,606 14,884
89
Equity and investment fund shares
-39,000 -69,633 117,758
90
Debt securities
10,816 191,239 -102,874
91
Short term
-48,581 60,740 13,045
92
Long term
59,398 130,498 -115,919
93
Other investment liabilities
56,543 54,820 218,644
94
Currency and deposits
20,342 93,726 104,593
95
Loans
32,975 -37,737 114,887
97
Trade credit and advances
3,226 -1,169 -836
98
Special drawing rights allocations
0 0 0
99
Financial derivatives other than reserves, net transactions
-933 -6,382 -22,632
Statistical discrepancy
100
Statistical discrepancy
38,032 48,972 -20,414
100a
Of which: Seasonal adjustment discrepancy
15,341 -24,659 18,036
Balances
101
Balance on current account (line 1 less line 31)
-109,822 -125,378 -143,927
102
Balance on goods and services (line 2 less line 32)
-139,854 -158,423 -171,146
103
Balance on goods (line 3 less line 33)
-202,784 -220,899 -232,323
104
Balance on services (line 13 less line 42)
62,930 62,476 61,177
105
Balance on primary income (line 23 less line 52)
67,283 65,905 60,059
106
Balance on secondary income (line 30 less line 58)
-37,251 -32,860 -32,841
107
Balance on capital account (line 59 less line 60)
0 -10 2,721
108
Net lending (+) or net borrowing (-) from current- and capital-account transactions (line 101 plus line 107)
-109,822 -125,389 -141,206
109
Net lending (+) or net borrowing (-) from financial-account transactions (line 61 less line 84 plus line 99)
-71,790 -76,417 -161,621
   

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