Belarus - Balance of payments

The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) reports that in 2001 the purchasing power parity of Belarus's exports was $7.5 billion while imports totaled $8.1 billion resulting in a trade deficit of $600 million.

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) reports that in 2001 Belarus had exports of goods totaling $7.26 billion and imports totaling $8.06 billion. The services credit totaled $1.01 billion and debit $603 million. The following table summarizes Belarus's balance of payments as reported by the IMF for 2001 in millions of US dollars.


Current Account -285
Balance on goods -807
Balance on services 410
Balance on income -43
Current transfers 154
Capital Account 56
Financial Account 247
Direct investment abroad -0
Direct investment in Belarus 96
Portfolio investment assets 11
Portfolio investment liabilities -45
Other investment assets -139
Other investment liabilities 326
Net Errors and Omissions -100
Reserves and Related Items 81
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