Balance of Payment

Balance of Payments Summary: Values are in AUD (000)

Accounts 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Current account          
Goods credit 479 647 569 472 642
Goods debit 11,664 18,984 16,603 19,110 20,155
Goods balance -11,185 -18,337 -16,034 -18,637 -19,512
Services credit 2,897 3,458 3,121 3,680 3,381
Services debit 26,345 30,223 25,035 26,421 32,235
Services balance -23,447 -26,765 -21,915 -22,741 -28,855
Goods and services balance -34,632 -45,102 -37,948 -41,378 -48,367
Primary income credit 26,291 25,830 28,598 22,042 19,492
Primary income debit 962 911 774 679 694
Primary income balance 25,329 24,918 27,824 21,363 18,797
Secondary income credit 11,685 12,863 17,640 16,515 17,028
Secondary income debit 2,228 2,588 2,120 2,189 2,397
Secondary income balance 9,457 10,275 15,520 14,326 14,631
Current Account Balance 154 -9,909 5,396 -5,689 -14,939
Capital account          
Capital transactions credit 13,680 13,621 13,761 11,090 15,133
Capital transactions debit 0 0 0 0 0
Capital Account Balance 13,680 13,621 13,761 11,090 15,133
Net lending/borrowing (Current+Capital Accounts balances) 13,834 3,712 19,157 5,401 194
           
Financial Account          
Net acquisition of assets 15,293 15,623 15,908 7,073 6,897
Net incurrence of liabilities 548 2,213 -1,734 2,260 -609
Net lending/borrowing (Financial account) 14,745 13,410 17,642 4,813 7,506
           
Net errors and omissions -911 -9,698 1,515 588 -7,313