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  Balance of payments     (CE175) - Balance of Payments - Historical data (1950 - 1979)

Period: Jan-Mar 1950 - Oct-Dec 1979, Quarterly, Millions of U.S. Dollar, Current Flows

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Balance of Payments - Historical data (1950 - 1979)
Current account
-1,187.9 -1,650.3 -1,489.0
Credit
3,786.4 3,944.6 4,810.4
Exports of merchandise
2,074.3 2,096.0 2,667.4
Manufacturing services
152.3 164.5 185.1
Non-monetary gold and silver
81.5 107.5 225.4
Transport
71.8 84.8 87.8
Travel
334.4 329.0 389.9
Cross-border transactions
689.2 753.9 784.2
Investment income
152.3 164.4 220.5
Other services
163.4 175.4 185.8
Transfer payments
67.2 69.1 64.3
Debit
4,974.3 5,594.9 6,299.5
Imports of merchandise (FOB)
2,789.2 3,116.3 3,643.4
Freight and insurance
119.2 157.9 213.6
Non-monetary gold
40.7 47.7 42.4
Transport
127.9 147.7 143.7
Travel
178.8 223.0 174.4
Cross-border transactions
504.3 595.8 630.8
Investment outflows
1,005.2 1,086.0 1,205.3
FDI remitted profits
69.7 115.5 92.4
Public sector interest
775.0 777.2 865.0
Other interest
160.5 193.2 247.8
Other services
199.4 216.0 242.6
Transfer payments
9.5 4.5 3.3
Capital account (net)
1,325.8 1,063.5 1,371.2
Long term capital (net)
552.7 1,361.1 1,527.2
Public sector (net)
77.3 636.0 1,169.1
Borrowing and debt issuance
3,046.7 2,314.9 2,937.0
Amortization
-2,975.8 -1,681.3 -1,775.3
Credits granted abroad (net)
6.4 2.4 7.4
Private sector
475.4 725.1 358.1
Foreign direct investment
398.2 306.1 136.5
Acquisition of foreign enterprises
-22.9 0.0 -4.6
Liabilities (net)
118.1 411.0 218.2
Direct investment enterprises (net)
22.1 14.4 116.6
Other enterprises (net)
96.0 396.6 101.7
Transactions in securities
-18.0 8.0 8.0
Short term capital (net)
773.2 -297.6 -156.1
Liabilities (net)
566.5 210.6 907.9
Public sector (net)
731.1 -221.1 -21.1
Private sector(net)
-164.7 431.7 929.0
Assets (net)
206.7 -508.2 -1,064.0
Special drawing rights
0.0 0.0 0.0
Errors and omissions
-41.1 537.6 278.3
Change in Banco de México, S.A. reserves (1)
96.8 -49.2 160.5
Notes:
* Totals may not correspond with the sum of the separate figures due to rounding.
(1) Reserves computed in accordance with IMF criteria, plus silver.
A negative sign (-) indicates an outflow of foreign currency.
Balance of payments(CE175) - Balance of Payments - Historical data (1950 - 1979)