Lesotho - Insurance and financial services imports

Insurance and financial services (% of commercial service imports)

The value for Insurance and financial services (% of commercial service imports) in Lesotho was 4.45 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 6 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 5.06 in 2008 and a minimum value of 3.84 in 2005.

Definition: Insurance and financial services cover freight insurance on goods imported and other direct insurance such as life insurance; financial intermediation services such as commissions, foreign exchange transactions, and brokerage services; and auxiliary services such as financial market operational and regulatory services.

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

See also:

Year Value
2005 3.84
2006 4.24
2007 4.30
2008 5.06
2009 4.43
2010 4.42
2011 4.45

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Imports