Vanuatu - Transport services

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service imports, BoP) in Vanuatu was 50.85 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 62.45 in 2008, while its lowest value was 50.85 in 2011.

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 58.38
2006 61.68
2007 60.56
2008 62.45
2009 58.32
2010 55.23
2011 50.85

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)

Transport services (% of service exports, BoP) in Vanuatu was 11.55 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 18.72 in 2005, while its lowest value was 11.40 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 18.72
2006 16.52
2007 17.43
2008 11.75
2009 11.98
2010 11.40
2011 11.55

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments