Brazil: Short-term external debt

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Short-term debt, percent of total external debt

 Latest value 12.99
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1970 - 2021
 Average 13.51
 Min - Max 6.93 - 21.69
 Source The World Bank

For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1970 to 2021. The average value for Brazil during that period was 13.51 percent with a minimum of 6.93 percent in 2013 and a maximum of 21.69 percent in 1991. The latest value from 2021 is 12.99 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 119 countries is 10.47 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Brazil - Short-term external debt - recent values

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Brazil - Short-term external debt - historical chart - 1970-2021

Definition: Short-term debt includes all debt having an original maturity of one year or less and interest in arrears on long-term debt. Total external debt is debt owed to nonresidents repayable in currency, goods, or services. Total external debt is the sum of public, publicly guaranteed, and private nonguaranteed long-term debt, use of IMF credit, and short-term debt.

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 Trade openness 39.34 2022 percent
 Exports, percent of GDP 20.05 2022 percent
 Exports, billion dollars 384.89 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Growth of exports 5.54 2022 percent
 Imports, percent of GDP 19.29 2022 percent
 Imports, billion dollars 370.47 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Foreign Direct Investment, percent of GDP 4.77 2022 percent
 Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars 91.50 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Portfolio investment inflows, equities 10,286.70 2022 million dollars (current)
 Current account, percent of GDP -2.97 2022 percent
 Current account, in dollars -57.00 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Trade balance, percent of GDP 0.75 2022 percent
 Trade balance, in dollars 4.14 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Reserves 324.67 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Remittances, percent of GDP 0.26 2022 percent
 Remittances 4,707.08 2022 million U.S. dollars
 Net errors and omissions -1,526.78 2022 million USD
 External debt 38.91 2021 percent
 Short-term external debt 12.99 2021 percent
 Short-term debt to reserves 21.74 2021 percent
 Foreign exchange reserves 340.32 9/2023 billion
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