SURINAME'S
BALANCE OF PAYMENTS: 2006 - 2008
($US Mn)
 
ITEMS 2006 2007 2008
 
CURRENT ACCOUNT 110.4 337.9 292.8
GOODS 161.0 314.2 391.6
Merchandise Exports 1174.4 1359.0 1426.6
Merchandise Imports -1013.4 -1044.8 -1035.0
Goods for processing 0.0 0.0 0.0
Repair on goods 0.0 0.0 0.0
Goods procured in ports by carriers 0.0 0.0 0.0
Services -34.9 -61.9 -98.8
Transportation -38.5 -45.2 -52.7
Travel 76.5 44.6 37.7
Communication 0.0 0.0 0.0
Insurance Services -3.6 -4.1 -5.0
Financial Services 0.0 0.0 0.0
Government n.i.e. 4.6 9.7 6.4
Other Services -73.9 -66.9 -85.2
Income -51.6 8.2 0.0
Compensation of Employees -0.6 0.0 0.0
Investment Income -51.0 8.2 0.0
Direct Investment -45.4 0.0 0.0
Portfolio Investment 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other Investment -5.6 0.0 0.0
Transfers 35.9 77.4 0.0
Government Transfers 0.0 0.0 0.0
Private Transfers 35.9 77.4 0.0
CAPITAL AND FINANCIAL ACCOUNTS -161.2 0.0 0.0
Capital Account 19.3 0.0 0.0
Capital Transfers 19.3 0.0 0.0
Debt Forgiveness 0.0 0.0 0.0
Migrant Transfers 0.0 0.0 0.0
Financial Account (excluding Reserves) -180.5 0.0 0.0
Direct Investment -163.4 0.0 0.0
Portfolio Investment -0.3 0.0 0.0
Other Investment -16.8 0.0 0.0
Net Errors and Omissions 144.9 13.2 0.0
OVERALL BALANCE 94.1 351.1 292.8
FINANCING Change in Reserves 0.0 0.0 0.0
Change in Reserves -94.1 -172.1 -87.6
Government 0.0 0.0 0.0
Commercial Banks 0.0 0.0 0.0
Central Bank 0.0 0.0 0.0
   
Last Updated on July 2010