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

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

  2018/01 2018/02 2018/03 2018/04 2018/05 2018/06 2018/07 2018/08 2018/09
1. Current account -71 -186 -445 -1 536 -354 -175 4 -252 100
1.1 Goods 156 -29 111 459 149 356 -155 -148 87
1.2 Services -35 -94 -133 -184 -267 -245 -133 -121 -118
1.3 Primary income -12 128 -227 -1 625 -50 -92 484 206 318
1.4 Secondary income -180 -192 -195 -185 -187 -195 -192 -189 -186
2. Capital account 15 15 15 14 14 15 15 15 14
3. Financial account 178 -1 678 1 611 -1 670 -4 202 2 161 383 -3 505 5 970
3.1 Direct investment -819 -754 930 176 1 621 2 143 1 644 150 627
3.2 Portfolio investment 2 533 687 -2 143 -2 818 -2 567 -1 859 432 640 3 683
3.3 Other investment -1 334 -1 193 2 923 983 -3 367 1 623 -1 696 -4 437 1 288
3.4 Financial derivatives -200 -402 -44 6 128 285 22 71 315
3.5 Reserve assets -2 -17 -56 -16 -17 -31 -19 70 56
4. Errors and omissions 233 -1 507 2 040 -149 -3 862 2 321 363 -3 268 5 855
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

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Updated 15.11.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Balance of payments and international investment position [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-348X. September 2018, Appendix table 1. Balance of payments, monthly, EUR million . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.3.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/mata/2018/09/mata_2018_09_2018-11-15_tau_001_en.html