Kenya - Transport services

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP) in Kenya was 48.52 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 48.52 in 2011, while its lowest value was 37.04 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.

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Year Value
2005 37.04
2006 47.31
2007 46.00
2008 44.72
2009 45.79
2010 44.75
2011 48.52

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP) in Kenya was 42.37 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 43.74 in 2010, while its lowest value was 37.49 in 2009.

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 39.18
2006 40.74
2007 38.47
2008 39.45
2009 37.49
2010 43.74
2011 42.37

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments