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

Appendix table 4. Balance of payments, EUR million

  Year 2017 12 month moving sum 2018/07 2018/08
1. Current account -1 507 -2 328 48 -104
1.1. Goods 1 709 1 588 -167 -18
1.2. Services -1 058 -1 186 -133 -121
1.3. Primary income -107 -543 540 224
1.4. Secondary income -2 052 -2 187 -192 -189
2. Capital account 178 187 15 15
3. Financial account -4 724 -18 100 383 -3 473
3.1. Direct investment -1 837 1 633 1 644 1 089
3.2. Portfolio investment 4 809 -9 887 432 -334
3.3. Other investment 835 -6 053 -1 696 -4 369
3.4. Financial derivatives -8 142 -3 678 22 71
3.5. Reserve assets -390 -113 -19 70
4. Errors and omissions -3 395 -15 958 320 -3 383
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: Ruusu Blomberg 029 551 3289, Hanna Björklund 029 551 3296, balanceofpayments@stat.fi.

Director in charge: Ville Vertanen


Updated 15.10.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Balance of payments and international investment position [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-348X. August 2018, Appendix table 4. Balance of payments, EUR million . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.12.2019].
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