Ethiopia - Transport services

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP) in Ethiopia was 63.23 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 67.45 in 2008, while its lowest value was 54.26 in 2006.

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 64.11
2006 54.26
2007 64.23
2008 67.45
2009 66.46
2010 65.00
2011 63.23

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP) in Ethiopia was 56.79 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 59.01 in 2008, while its lowest value was 46.08 in 2005.

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 46.08
2006 51.16
2007 56.44
2008 59.01
2009 57.19
2010 54.39
2011 56.79

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments