Burundi - Royalty and license fees

Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments (BoP, current US$) in Burundi was $16,638 as of 2012. Over the past 27 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $620,741 in 2011 and $7,123 in 1988.

Definition: Charges for the use of intellectual property are payments and receipts between residents and nonresidents for the authorized use of proprietary rights (such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, industrial processes and designs including trade secrets, and franchises) and for the use, through licensing agreements, of produced originals or prototypes (such as copyrights on books and manuscripts, computer software, cinematographic works, and sound recordings) and related rights (such as for live performances and television, cable, or satellite broadcast). Data are in current U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
1985 $57,999
1986 $17,518
1987 $40,465
1988 $7,123
1989 $25,210
1990 $75,910
1991 $203,843
1992 $96,014
1993 $12,357
1994 $15,831
1995 $96,093
1996 $23,122
2011 $620,741
2012 $16,638

Charges for the use of intellectual property, receipts (BoP, current US$)

Definition: Charges for the use of intellectual property are payments and receipts between residents and nonresidents for the authorized use of proprietary rights (such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, industrial processes and designs including trade secrets, and franchises) and for the use, through licensing agreements, of produced originals or prototypes (such as copyrights on books and manuscripts, computer software, cinematographic works, and sound recordings) and related rights (such as for live performances and television, cable, or satellite broadcast). Data are in current U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
2011 $4,679
2012 $4,229
2013 $45,464

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments