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Amendments to the reporting system

Overview of the most important content-related amendments to the external reporting system.

Due to the amendment to the Foreign Trade and Payments Regulation on 1 September 2013, the legal framework, code lists, FAQs, notices and website have been replaced or amended to take into account the electronic submission requirement.

AmendmentsActivity*As at
* U = Updated, N = New document, D = Deletion
Code lists: Coding list for the balance of payments (Excel version)U03/2018
Code lists: Coding list for the balance of payments (PDF version)U03/2018
Code lists: Notification of an amendment to the list of countries U01/2018
Code lists: List of countries for foreign trade and payments statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany (Excel version)U01/2018
Code lists: List of countries for foreign trade and payments statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany (PDF version)U01/2018
Code lists: List of codes for international organisations and other financial intermediaries U01/2018
Code lists: Directory of chapter numbers of international trade classification statistics U01/2018
Code lists: List of currencies and precious metals (PDF version)U01/2018
Code lists: List of currencies and precious metals (Excel version)U01/2018
Code lists: List of currencies and precious metals (PDF version)N08/2017
Code lists: List of currencies and precious metals (Excel version)N08/2017
Notices: Receipts and expenditure from insurance transactions U01/2017
Code lists: Directory of chapter numbers of international trade classification statisticsU01/2017
Code lists: Conversion table showing the old codes and equivalent new codes applicable in the future (PDF version)U01/2017
Code lists: Conversion table showing the old codes and equivalent new codes applicable in the future (Excel version)U01/2017
Code lists: Coding list for the balance of payments (Excel version)U01/2017
Code lists: Coding list for the balance of payments (PDF version)U01/2017
Code lists: Notification of an amendment to the list of countries U01/2017
Code lists: List of countries for foreign trade and payments statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany (Excel version)U01/2017
Code lists: List of countries for foreign trade and payments statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany (PDF version)U01/2017
Code lists: Notification of an amendment to the list of countries U01/2016
Code lists: List of countries for foreign trade and payments statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany (Excel version)U01/2016
Code lists: List of countries for foreign trade and payments statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany (PDF version)U01/2016
Code lists: List of code numbers to the trade classification for the external trade statisticsU06/2015
Code lists: List of code numbers to the trade classification for the external trade statistics U04/2015

Legal basis: Auszug aus der Verordnung (EG) Nr. 2223/96 des Rates (ESVG) in der jeweils gültigen Fassung

(In German only)

U03/2015
Code lists: List of codes for international organisations and other financial intermediariesU02/2015
Information on stock reports on external claims and liabilities (Excel format)U02/2015
Code lists: Directory of chapter numbers of international trade classification statistics U01/2015
Code lists: List of codes for international organisations and other financial intermediaries U 01/2015
Code lists: Notification of an amendment to the list of countriesU01/2015
Code lists: List of countries for foreign trade and payments statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany (Excel version)U01/2015
Code lists: List of countries for foreign trade and payments statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany (PDF version)U01/2015
List of codes for international organisations and other financial intermediaries U07/2014
Notice: Erläuterungen und Auslegungen der Meldevorschriften (German only)N04/2014
Special notices on stock reports on external claims and liabilities (English version)U02/2014
Code lists: List of countries for foreign trade and payments statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany (Excel version)N02/2014
Code lists: List of codes showing incoming and outgoing payments (PDF and Excel version)U02/2014
Code lists: Conversion table showing the old codes and equivalent new codes applicable in the future (PDF and Excel version)U02/2014