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Appendix table 1. Balance of payments, monthly, EUR million

  2020/08 2020/09 2020/10 2020/11 2020/12 2021/01
1. Current account 339 213 910 441 2 041 -70
1.1 Goods 154 85 439 329 1 384 200
1.2 Services -163 -262 204 177 146 -335
1.3 Primary income 548 582 444 109 710 321
1.4 Secondary income -201 -193 -177 -173 -200 -256
2. Capital account 16 15 15 14 14 18
3. Financial account -214 -2 143 -5 895 -443 -581 4 468
3.1 Direct investment 357 294 -436 -830 -868 61
3.2 Portfolio investment -2 168 6 980 -1 776 -1 830 1 452 324
3.3 Other investment 938 -8 929 -2 921 2 524 -2 296 3 911
3.4 Financial derivatives 688 -576 -833 -149 953 295
3.5 Reserve assets -28 89 70 -160 178 -124
4. Errors and omissions -568 -2 371 -6 820 -899 -2 636 4 519
1) The statistics become final more than two years after the end of the reference year.
2) Figures in the table are net flows during period.
3) Financial account = Assets less liabilities

Source: Balance of payments and international investment position, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Hanna Björklund 029 551 3296, Risto Sippola 029 551 3383, balanceofpayments@stat.fi.

Head of Department in charge: Katri Kaaja


Updated 12.03.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Balance of payments and international investment position [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-348X. January 2021, Appendix table 1. Balance of payments, monthly, EUR million . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 29.9.2021].
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