Balance of payments   >   (CE139) - Balance of Payments - BPM5 basis (start date:1980)
  Balance of payments     (CE139) - Balance of Payments - BPM5 basis (start date:1980)

Period: Jan-Mar 1980 - Apr-Jun 2018, Quarterly, Millions of U.S. Dollar, Current Flows

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Balance of Payments - BPM5 basis (start date:1980)
Current account
-2,121 -8,763 -3,882
Credit
128,600 122,928 133,323
Goods and services
117,913 113,215 120,952
Goods
110,262 105,330 113,935
General merchandise 1/
110,183 105,242 113,842
Goods procured in ports by carriers 2/
78 88 93
Services
7,651 7,885 7,017
Tourists
4,822 5,660 4,798
Same-day travelers
576 569 555
Transport
531 526 587
Other services
1,721 1,131 1,077
Income
2,592 2,456 3,241
Interest
979 1,063 1,186
Other income
1,613 1,393 2,055
Transfers
8,095 7,257 9,130
Workers' remittances
8,024 7,187 9,058
Other transfers
72 70 73
Debit
130,721 131,691 137,205
Goods and services
121,294 116,122 126,766
Goods
112,135 107,144 116,748
General merchandise 1/
112,030 107,019 116,615
Goods procured in ports by carriers 2/
106 126 134
Services
9,159 8,978 10,018
Freight and insurance
3,153 2,852 3,057
Tourists
2,234 1,754 1,904
Same-day travelers
911 828 819
Transport
882 818 889
Commissions
33 110 70
Other services
1,946 2,615 3,279
Income
9,199 15,320 10,146
Dividends and distributed profits
3,002 1,028 3,039
Reinvested earnings and undistributed profits
-241 9,074 1,297
Interest
6,433 5,211 5,810
Public sector
3,742 3,411 3,610
Private sector
2,691 1,801 2,200
Other income
5 6 0
Transfers
227 249 293
Capital account
205 -24 -11
Financial account
12,739 11,683 11,497
Foreign direct investment
3,301 9,409 5,391
In Mexico
6,464 11,115 6,727
Abroad
-3,162 -1,706 -1,336
Portfolio investment
2,602 5,985 7,691
Liabilities
4,364 6,153 7,195
Public sector
-1,650 4,533 5,733
Bonds and notes issued abroad
303 5,512 4,431
Money-market instruments
-1,953 -979 1,303
Private sector
6,015 1,620 1,461
Bonds and notes issued abroad
2,252 907 -283
Equity securities and money-market
3,763 713 1,744
Pidiregas
0 0 0
Assets
-1,763 -168 496
Other investment
6,836 -3,711 -1,584
Liabilities
-851 4,173 273
Public sector
-524 1,250 -3,476
Development banks
1,064 -125 -288
Banco de México
-5 -2 1
Non banking public sector
-1,583 1,378 -3,189
Private sector
-327 2,923 3,749
Commercial banks
1,131 3,744 3,524
Non banking private sector
-1,458 -821 225
Pidiregas
0 0 0
Assets
7,687 -7,884 -1,857
Errors and omissions
-10,537 -768 -6,693
Change in gross international reserves
561 2,152 407
Valuation adjustments
-275 -23 504
Memorandum items
Current account 3/
Balance on goods and services
-3,381 -2,907 -5,814
Balance on goods
-1,873 -1,814 -2,814
Oil trade balance 1/
-5,046 -4,790 -5,497
Non-oil trade balance 1/
3,200 3,013 2,724
Balance on goods procured in ports by carriers
-27 -37 -41
Balance on services
-1,508 -1,093 -3,000
Balance on income
-6,608 -12,864 -6,905
Balance on transfers
7,868 7,008 8,837
Financial account
Financial account including reserve assets 4/
12,453 9,555 10,586
Notes:
Data is provisional and subject to revision.
The balance of payments format follows in general the classification and recording criteria recommended by the International Monetary Fund in the fifth edition of its Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual.
1/ Corresponds to the official statistics of the "Merchandise trade balance of Mexico". SAT, SE, Banco de México, INEGI. SNIEG. Information of National Interest.
2/ It refers to goods purchased by carriers residents of a country during their stay in sea ports and airports of another country.
3/ The balances are the differences between credits and debits. Positive values indicate a surplus and negative values a deficit.
4/ Calculated as the financial account minus the change in gross international reserves and minus valuation adjustments.
Balance of payments(CE139) - Balance of Payments - BPM5 basis (start date:1980)