Balance of Payments

Balance of Payments (In millions of AUD, flow statistics)

  2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
 Current Account (7.46) (22.66) (0.65) (26.66) 2.26 51.68 80.34 101.44
   Goods (74.96) (76.22) (69.59) (74.85) (90.68) (76.58) (99.83) (119.43)
     Credit 10.94 9.51 7.26 11.13 9.84 8.35 12.75 13.43
     Debit 85.91 85.73 76.85 85.97 100.52 84.92 112.59 132.86
   Services (42.85) (48.44) (43.26) (52.63) (50.46) (52.89) (82.13) (92.45)
     Credit 13.79 15.90 13.60 13.89 15.68 15.96 14.64 10.64
     Debit 56.64 64.34 56.86 66.52 66.14 68.85 96.77 103.09
   Primary Income 76.97 64.87 79.03 66.57 94.41 129.72 182.99 252.55
     Credit 84.10 68.94 82.63 69.13 97.78 132.23 186.30 256.01
     Debit 7.13 4.07 3.61 2.56 3.38 2.50 3.31 3.46
   Secondary Income 33.38 37.14 33.17 34.24 48.99 51.42 79.31 60.77
     Credit 35.17 38.83 35.10 36.30 51.35 53.01 81.02 62.03
     Debit 1.79 1.69 1.93 2.05 2.36 1.59 1.71 1.26
   Capital Account 3.94 16.03 14.21 14.65 21.52 15.30 21.31 17.05
     Credit 10.30 11.45 10.15 10.46 15.37 15.81 22.42 18.55
     Debit 6.37 5.01 3.25 2.86 1.89 0.51 1.10 1.51

Net lending (+) / net borrowing (-)

(balance from current and capital account)

(3.52) (6.63) 13.56 (12.01) 23.78 66.98 101.65 118.49
                 

Net lending (+) / net borrowing (-) 

(balance from financial account)

(4.41) 6.95 2.29 0.33 6.94 27.22 106.39 140.67
 Direct Investment 1.54 (6.65) 7.19 (0.60) 3.37 (1.08) (2.55) (3.09)
   NAFA 0.03 (0.25) (0.01) 0.07 0.07 0.06 0.07 0.07
   NIL (1.51) 6.41 (7.20) 0.66 (3.30) 1.14 2.62 3.16
 Portfolio Investment 4.61 4.68 0.83 (5.15) 4.35 5.28 8.53 8.86
   NAFA 4.61 4.68 0.83 (5.15) 4.35 5.28 8.53 8.86
   NIL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Financial Derivatives 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   NAFA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   NIL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Other Investment (18.35) 6.92 (16.08) 4.17 15.73 9.75 98.30 (37.52)
   NAFA (18.34) 7.74 (17.15) 3.73 15.70 9.58 106.05 (37.04)
   NIL 0.01 0.83 (1.07) (0.43) (0.03) (0.17) 7.76 0.49
 Reserve Assets 7.79 2.00 10.36 1.91 (16.52) 13.26 2.11 172.43
   Monetary gold 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Special drawing rights 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Reserve position in the IMF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Other reserve assets 7.79 2.00 10.36 1.91 (16.52) 13.26 2.11 172.43
Net errors and omissions (0.89) 13.58 (11.27) 12.34 (16.84) (40.12) 4.75 22.19