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Published by source: 07 November 2019
Historical versions of this dataset since 06 July 2016 are available [view archive].
The balance of payments is a record of a country's international transactions with the rest of the world. It is composed of the current account and the capital and financial account. The current account is itself subdivided into goods, services, income and current transfers; it registers the value of exports (credits) and imports (debits). The difference between these two values is the "balance".