title General merchandise in accordance with BPM6
region Austria
unit Euro
unit mult (smallest available) Million
comment Exports and imports of goods in the External Trade Statistics measured as these goods cross the country border physically, whereas BPM6 considers the economic transfer of ownership as the decisive matter. Several adaptations have to be made to correctly display imports and exports of goods according to the BPM6 definition. The transition from the General merchandise without amendments to General merchandise in accordance with BPM6 include the following adjustments: CIF/FOB adjustments, adjustment of general merchandise for EU-custom duty and foreign entities, I/O adjustment of general merchandise, goods exports and imports without border crossing, illegal goods, gifts, valuable goods acquired by travelers and goods procured in ports by carriers need to be added.
classification Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6)
frequency quarterly
data available from 2006 - 2020 (The indicated data availability refers to the longest available time series irrespective of its duration.)
last update 2021-03-31 09:22:34
Source OeNB, Statistics Austria
lag 3 month
release calendar ...
at the latest 30.09.2021