Moldova

Balance of payments

(million US dollars)

 

1997

1998

Current account

-267,45

-333,73

A. Trade balance

-344,92

-398,48

Exports (FOB)

889,63

644,07

goods for processing

 

1,85

barter

138,19

 

Imports (FOB)

-1234,55

-1042,55

cereals

-12,10

 

energy products

-337,27

-244,53

repairs on goods

 

-0,04

barter

-133,19

 

B. Services

-62,05

-73,36

Transport services

-41,27

-20,76

Travel

-10,13

-18,17

Communication services

6,24

3,94

Construction services

-1,87

-2,91

Insurance services

0,07

-0,62

Financial services

-1,72

-2,09

Computer and information services

0,17

-2,08

Royalty and license fees

-0,07

-0,05

Government services not included in other categories

-8,29

-12,33

Other services

-5,18

-18,29

C. Income

63,08

40,57

Compensation of employees

107,87

106,92

Income on direct portfolio investment:

-25,48

-40,56

dividends and distributed profits

-0,81

-1,00

interest

-24,67

-28,51

reinvested income

 

-11,05

Income on other investment:

-19,31

-25,79

interest

-19,31

-25,79

D. Current transfers

76,44

97,54

General government

42,14

34,76

Other sectors:

34,30

62,78

workers' remittance

1,12

2,16

other transfers

33,18

60,62

Capital and financial account

256,47

306,36

A. Capital account

-0,22

1,42

Capital transfers

-0,22

1,42

Other capital transfers:

-0,22

 

migration transfers

-0,22

 

B. Financial account

256,69

304,94

Direct investment

71,43

86,29

abroad

-0,45

1,02

in equity capital

-0,38

0,25

other capital

-0,07

0,77

other sectors

 

0,77

in domestic economy

71,88

85,27

in equity capital

68,88

58,63

commercial banks

15,48

20,13

other sectors

53,40

38,50

reinvested earnings

 

11,05

other capital

3,00

15,59

other sectors

3,00

15,59

Portfolio investment

236,60

-54,77

Liabilities

236,60

-54,77

Equity securities:

3,66

11,03

commercial banks

2,95

4,31

other sectors

0,71

6,72

Debt securities

232,94

-65,80

Bonds

218,91

-30,39

general government

218,91

-30,39

Money market instruments

14,03

-35,41

general government

14,03

-35,41

Other investment

0,78

50,80

Assets

0,64

-49,08

Trade credits

-7,45

-40,84

General government

3,47

2,58

short-term

3,47

2,58

Other sectors

-10,92

-43,42

short-term

-10,92

-43,42

Currency and deposits

8,93

-8,24

monetary authorities

3,74

2,92

сommercial banks

10,62

-10,89

other sectors

-5,43

-0,27

Other assets

-0,84

 

Other sectors

-0,84

 

short-term

-0,84

 

Liabilities

0,14

99,88

Trade credits

-4,66

6,68

Other sectors

-4,66

6,68

short-term

-4,66

6,68

Loans

12,81

-39,54

Monetary authorities

0,56

-64,43

Credits of IMF

0,56

-64,43

General government:

-20,55

24,31

long-term

-23,86

27,61

short-term

3,31

-3,30

Commercial banks:

1,62

2,37

long-term

-3,63

2,60

short-term

5,25

-0,23

Other sectors:

31,18

-1,79

long-term

26,68

0,59

short-term

3,50

-2,38

Currency and deposits:

8,11

-5,48

monetary authorities

-2,70

5,16

commercial banks

10,81

-10,64

Other liabilities

-16,12

138,22

General government

31,85

34,04

short-term

31,85

34,04

Other sectors

-47,97

104,18

short-term

-47,97

104,18

Reserve assets

-52,12

222,62

o.w. SDR

6,62

0,63

currency and deposits

-53,12

214,72

securities

-5,62

7,27

Errors and omissions

10,98

27,37

Total balance

0

0

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Methodological notes

Commonwealth of Independent States in 1998: Statistical Yearbook/Interstate Statistical Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent States. - M., 1999.
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