Belgium - Transport services imports

Transport services (% of commercial service imports)

The value for Transport services (% of commercial service imports) in Belgium was 20.09 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 28.24 in 2007 and a minimum value of 19.85 in 2014.

Definition: Transport services (% of commercial service imports) covers all transport services (sea, air, land, internal waterway, space, and pipeline) performed by residents of one economy for those of another and involving the carriage of passengers, movement of goods (freight), rental of carriers with crew, and related support and auxiliary services. Excluded are freight insurance, which is included in insurance services; goods procured in ports by nonresident carriers and repairs of transport equipment, which are included in goods; repairs of railway facilities, harbors, and airfield facilities, which are included in construction services; and rental of carriers without crew, which is included in other services.

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

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Year Value
2002 21.91
2003 21.98
2004 23.57
2005 24.41
2006 25.19
2007 28.24
2008 26.46
2009 21.66
2010 24.36
2011 23.31
2012 22.62
2013 20.76
2014 19.85
2015 19.88
2016 20.09


Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Imports