Myanmar - Balance of payments

The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) reports that in 2001 the purchasing power parity of Myanmar's exports was $1.8 billion while imports totaled $2.2 billion resulting in a trade deficit of $400 million.

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) reports that in 2001 Myanmar had exports of goods totaling $2.3 billion and imports totaling $2.56 billion. The services credit totaled $420 million and debit $377 million. The following table summarizes Myanmar's balance of payments as reported by the IMF for 2001 in millions of US dollars.


Current Account -306
Balance on goods -269
Balance on services 43
Balance on income -363
Current transfers 283
Capital Account
Financial Account 395
Direct investment abroad
Direct investment in Myanmar 208
Portfolio investment assets
Portfolio investment liabilities
Other investment assets
Other investment liabilities 187
Net Errors and Omissions 88
Reserves and Related Items -178

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