|Unit||Ths. EUR, NSA|
|Adjustments||Not Seasonally Adjusted|
|Balance of Goods||Mar 2019||-749.74||-341.7||Euro million, NSA||Monthly|
|Exports of Goods||Mar 2019||260.9||256||Euro million, NSA||Monthly|
|Imports of Goods||Mar 2019||1,010||597.7||Euro million, NSA||Monthly|
|Current Account Balance||2018 Q4||190,315||488,292||Ths. EUR, NSA||Quarterly|
|Exports of Goods and Services||2018 Q4||4,333,167||4,806,184||Ths. EUR, NSA||Quarterly|
|Imports of Goods and Services||2018 Q4||3,838,609||3,916,154||Ths. EUR, NSA||Quarterly|
|Net Exports||2018 Q4||494,558||890,030||Ths. EUR, NSA||Quarterly|
|Real Exports of Goods and Services||2018 Q4||3,642,763||4,002,265||Ths. Ch. 2010 EUR, NSA||Quarterly|
|Real Imports of Goods and Services||2018 Q4||3,213,930||3,233,021||Ths. Ch. 2010 EUR, NSA||Quarterly|
|Real Net Exports||2018 Q4||428,833||769,243||Ths. Ch. 2010 EUR, NSA||Quarterly|
The Central Bank of Malta, through its Balance of Payments (Data Compilation Section), co-operates actively with the NSO in the collection, vetting and compilation of BoP data throughout the year. The BoP statement is compiled on a transactions basis. In 1999, the NSO and CBM undertook to align BoP and related data with international standards. Data negins in 2014Q2 and are classified in accordance with the sixth edition of the IMF’s balance of payment’s manual (BPM6).
The data is compiled from enterprise survey data, partial settlements system, customs data and other data sources. The quarterly enterprise survey is sent to the top companies from various economic sectors. It covers service and financial account transactions. The data submitted is verified by utilizing the company's balance sheets; permits issued by the Capital Flows Section of the CBM's BoP Office and newspaper clippings among others.
Data is subject to revisions