news article background image

International BEA data added

International dataset was added in Macrobond separate BEA database. This addition ensures all BEA data categories are now available in MB.

The data is available in this location:

BEA > United States > International

What’s included?

Direct Investment & Multinational Enterprises (MNEs)

This dataset contains two types of statistics:

∙   Income and financial transactions in direct investment that underlie the U.S. balance of payments statistics and direct investment positions that underlie the U.S. international investment positions.
Operations and finances of U.S. parent enterprises and their foreign affiliates and U.S. affiliates of foreign MNEs.

International Transactions

BEA's international transactions (balance of payments) accounts include all transactions between U.S. and foreign residents.

International Investment Position

BEA's international investment position accounts include the end of period value of accumulated stocks of U.S. financial assets and liabilities.