Brazil - Transport services

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP) in Brazil was 16.44 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 9 years was 23.34 in 2006, while its lowest value was 16.44 in 2014.

Definition: Transport covers all transport services (sea, air, land, internal waterway, pipeline, space and electricity transmission) performed by residents of one economy for those of another and involving the carriage of passengers, the movement of goods (freight), rental of carriers with crew, and related support and auxiliary services. Also included are postal and courier services. Excluded are freight insurance (included in insurance services); goods procured in ports by nonresident carriers (included in goods); maintenance and repairs on transport equipment (included in maintenance and repair services n.i.e.); and repairs of railway facilities, harbors, and airfield facilities (included in construction).

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
2005 21.70
2006 23.34
2007 22.89
2008 22.08
2009 16.96
2010 18.16
2011 18.59
2012 17.53
2013 17.64
2014 16.44

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP) in Brazil was 14.62 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 71.96 in 1985, while its lowest value was 13.68 in 2012.

Definition: Transport covers all transport services (sea, air, land, internal waterway, pipeline, space and electricity transmission) performed by residents of one economy for those of another and involving the carriage of passengers, the movement of goods (freight), rental of carriers with crew, and related support and auxiliary services. Also included are postal and courier services. Excluded are freight insurance (included in insurance services); goods procured in ports by nonresident carriers (included in goods); maintenance and repairs on transport equipment (included in maintenance and repair services n.i.e.); and repairs of railway facilities, harbors, and airfield facilities (included in construction).

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1975 44.81
1976 48.33
1977 44.82
1978 41.63
1979 47.19
1980 46.80
1981 47.99
1982 55.22
1983 64.15
1984 66.56
1985 71.96
1986 63.16
1987 67.06
1988 57.83
1989 43.07
1990 35.83
1991 43.90
1992 47.06
1993 41.25
1994 44.82
1995 42.38
1996 30.00
1997 22.71
1998 24.35
1999 18.51
2000 17.11
2001 17.19
2002 17.92
2003 19.13
2004 21.10
2005 21.01
2006 18.68
2007 17.27
2008 17.82
2009 14.66
2010 15.71
2011 15.32
2012 13.68
2013 13.98
2014 14.62

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments