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

Appendix table 4. Balance of payments, EUR million (Appendix table was corrected on 19 February 2019.)

  Year 2017 12 month moving sum 2018/11 2018/12
1. Current account -1 507 -3 806 96 -461
1.1. Goods 1 709 1 185 182 -227
1.2. Services -1 058 -2 338 -138 -216
1.3. Primary income -107 -436 236 158
1.4. Secondary income -2 052 -2 218 -184 -176
2. Capital account 178 181 15 15
3. Financial account -4 724 3 064 1 215 6 401
3.1. Direct investment -1 837 7 605 -89 -89
3.2. Portfolio investment 4 809 -11 099 1 913 -6 920
3.3. Other investment 835 7 785 -412 14 375
3.4. Financial derivatives -8 142 -1 174 -93 -1 099
3.5. Reserve assets -390 -54 -104 133
4. Errors and omissions -3 395 6 690 1 103 6 847
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 15.2.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Balance of payments and international investment position [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-348X. December 2018, Appendix table 4. Balance of payments, EUR million (Appendix table was corrected on 19 February 2019.) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/mata/2018/12/mata_2018_12_2019-02-15_tau_004_en.html