Balance of payments

What are we talking about? Why are these statistics so important for the Belgian economy? Find out everything in this 5-minute video.


This section addresses both the declarants and the end-users of our statistics.

As a declaring company, you will find:

As an end-user, you will find:

  • the methodological and legal reference framework for compiling:
    • the balance of payments,
    • the international investment position,
    • the statistics on international trade in services and
    • Belgium's foreign direct investment.
  • access to the publications and figures.

Never heard of the balance of payments? Read the introduction or watch the video.