China - Communications

Communications, computer, etc. (% of service imports, BoP)

Communications, computer, etc. (% of service imports, BoP) in China was 24.71 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 8 years was 35.60 in 2008, while its lowest value was 2.92 in 2010.

Definition: Communications, computer, information, and other services cover international telecommunications; computer data; news-related service transactions between residents and nonresidents; construction services; royalties and license fees; miscellaneous business, professional, and technical services; personal, cultural, and recreational services; manufacturing services on physical inputs owned by others; and maintenance and repair services and government services not included elsewhere.

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

See also:

Year Value
2005 31.36
2006 32.09
2007 34.42
2008 35.60
2009 27.48
2010 2.92
2011 31.11
2012 25.15
2013 24.71

Communications, computer, etc. (% of service exports, BoP)

Communications, computer, etc. (% of service exports, BoP) in China was 55.06 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 32 years was 75.45 in 1998, while its lowest value was 6.78 in 1983.

Definition: Communications, computer, information, and other services cover international telecommunications; computer data; news-related service transactions between residents and nonresidents; construction services; royalties and license fees; miscellaneous business, professional, and technical services; personal, cultural, and recreational services; manufacturing services on physical inputs owned by others; and maintenance and repair services and government services not included elsewhere.

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

See also:

Year Value
1982 11.70
1983 6.78
1984 14.66
1985 18.92
1986 27.59
1987 25.85
1988 13.46
1989 22.79
1990 20.22
1991 32.67
1992 34.10
1993 36.88
1994 27.18
1995 27.16
1996 34.99
1997 73.54
1998 75.45
1999 74.53
2000 74.48
2001 74.75
2002 74.19
2003 55.26
2004 51.64
2005 42.12
2006 40.83
2007 44.45
2008 44.30
2009 46.80
2010 29.31
2011 56.28
2012 53.29
2013 53.39
2014 55.06

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments