El Salvador - Transport services

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP) in El Salvador was 42.71 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 50.17 in 2008, while its lowest value was 42.45 in 2010.

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.

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Year Value
2005 46.65
2006 45.87
2007 46.14
2008 50.17
2009 45.78
2010 42.45
2011 42.71

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP) in El Salvador was 23.34 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 24.68 in 2005, while its lowest value was 20.32 in 2010.

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 24.68
2006 24.43
2007 24.20
2008 23.13
2009 21.39
2010 20.32
2011 23.34

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments