Balance of payments
The balance of payments records all economic transactions between residents and non-residents within a given time period and thus shows a country’s complex external trade links with the rest of the world.
Germany’s balance of payments vis-à-vis the United States
In addition to the balance of payments statistics vis-à-vis the rest of the world, it is also possible to provide data for individual countries. The following charts show how the current and financial account balances, including the contributions made by each component, have evolved vis-à-vis the United States since 2005 (annual data).
The tables contain data on the components of the sub-accounts making up the current and financial accounts.