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Latest publication: Balance of payments and international investment position 2019, September

Appendix table 1. Balance of payments, monthly, EUR million

  2017/12 2018/01 2018/02 2018/03 2018/04 2018/05
1. Current account 293 316 333 -115 -1 593 -519
1.1 Goods -3 197 6 130 366 121
1.2 Services 14 -78 -141 -179 -137 -204
1.3 Primary income 454 380 664 134 -1 635 -247
1.4 Secondary income -172 -182 -195 -199 -187 -190
2. Capital account 17 15 15 15 15 15
3. Financial account 5 331 -530 -3 877 322 -5 450 -9 069
3.1 Direct investment -1 154 -312 -1 191 1 282 -2 007 -1 432
3.2 Portfolio investment -2 310 1 048 -799 -3 559 -4 287 -3 923
3.3 Other investment 9 186 -1 436 -1 429 3 030 1 157 -3 410
3.4 Financial derivatives -345 179 -442 -379 -296 -287
3.5 Reserve assets -47 -8 -15 -51 -16 -17
4. Errors and omissions 5 021 -861 -4 226 422 -3 871 -8 564
1) The statistics become final more than two years after the end of the reference year.
2) Figures in the table are net flows during period.
3) Financial account = Assets less liabilities

Source: Balance of payments and international investment position, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Johannes Nykänen 029 551 3641, Ruusu Blomberg 029 551 3289, balanceofpayments@stat.fi.

Director in charge: Ville Vertanen


Updated 13.7.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Balance of payments and international investment position [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-348X. May 2018, Appendix table 1. Balance of payments, monthly, EUR million . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/mata/2018/05/mata_2018_05_2018-07-13_tau_001_en.html