Paraguay - Balance of payments

The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) reports that in 2001 the purchasing power parity of Paraguay's exports was $2.2 billion while imports totaled $2.7 billion resulting in a trade deficit of $500 million.

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) reports that in 2001 Paraguay had exports of goods totaling $2.41 billion and imports totaling $2.95 billion. The services credit totaled $580 million and debit $410 million. The following table summarizes Paraguay's balance of payments as reported by the IMF for 2001 in millions of US dollars.


Current Account -207
Balance on goods -546
Balance on services 170
Balance on income 2
Current transfers 166
Capital Account 15
Financial Account
Direct investment abroad
Direct investment in Paraguay
Portfolio investment assets
Portfolio investment liabilities
Other investment assets 190
Other investment liabilities 14
Net Errors and Omissions -136
Reserves and Related Items 50
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