Belgium - Royalty and license fees

Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments (BoP, current US$) in Belgium was $3,013,759,000 as of 2016. Over the past 14 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $3,403,182,000 in 2014 and $740,706,400 in 2002.

Definition: Charges for the use of intellectual property are payments and receipts between residents and nonresidents for the authorized use of proprietary rights (such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, industrial processes and designs including trade secrets, and franchises) and for the use, through licensing agreements, of produced originals or prototypes (such as copyrights on books and manuscripts, computer software, cinematographic works, and sound recordings) and related rights (such as for live performances and television, cable, or satellite broadcast). Data are in current U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
2002 $740,706,400
2003 $982,746,200
2004 $1,037,530,000
2005 $1,049,602,000
2006 $1,076,749,000
2007 $1,997,619,000
2008 $2,022,947,000
2009 $1,933,337,000
2010 $1,905,569,000
2011 $2,893,125,000
2012 $2,823,616,000
2013 $3,348,581,000
2014 $3,403,182,000
2015 $3,335,165,000
2016 $3,013,759,000

Charges for the use of intellectual property, receipts (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Charges for the use of intellectual property, receipts (BoP, current US$) in Belgium was $3,535,902,000 as of 2016. Over the past 14 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $3,535,902,000 in 2016 and $648,908,400 in 2002.

Definition: Charges for the use of intellectual property are payments and receipts between residents and nonresidents for the authorized use of proprietary rights (such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, industrial processes and designs including trade secrets, and franchises) and for the use, through licensing agreements, of produced originals or prototypes (such as copyrights on books and manuscripts, computer software, cinematographic works, and sound recordings) and related rights (such as for live performances and television, cable, or satellite broadcast). Data are in current U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
2002 $648,908,400
2003 $883,281,900
2004 $1,021,896,000
2005 $1,360,431,000
2006 $1,542,293,000
2007 $1,678,912,000
2008 $1,515,500,000
2009 $2,556,359,000
2010 $2,480,816,000
2011 $2,531,851,000
2012 $2,650,662,000
2013 $3,356,874,000
2014 $3,305,568,000
2015 $3,202,768,000
2016 $3,535,902,000

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments