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Subject: Balance of Payments BPM6
|Data source(s) used|
The Bank of Korea (BOK) is responsible for compiling the balance of payments and international investment position. Data are obtained from various sources: 1. BOK's own surveys; 2. The Korean foreign exchange receipts and payments statistics (KFX) compiled by BOK; 3. Import-export statistics from the Korean Customs Service; and 4. Other administrative sources.
Bank of Korea
Data are published monthly.
Methodological details (in Korean) are available in the annual publication of the Bank of Korea: About the Balance of Payments of Korea. Metadata, in English, are available in the IMF Balance of Payments Statistics.
Data cover all the geographic territory administered by the government of Korea.
Key statistical concept
Current account time series are seasonally adjusted by the Bank of Korea. The procedure is indirect, that is the component credits and debits series are adjusted individually and the totals and balances are then derived by summing the components.
|Country: Korea Subject: Balance of Payments > Capital and Financial Accounts > Total (BPM6) > Incl. change in official reserves||KOR.B6CFTT01.......|
|Key statistical concept|
Data refer to capital and financial accounts.