2 GOODS                                                      
for periods indicated                                                      
in million U.S. dollars                                                      
  2018 p   Q1 Q2 Q3   Q4   Growth (%)   Jan-Dec   Growth (%)  
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec     2017 r 2018 p   2018 p   2017 r 2018 p   2018 p  
         
Goods -3837 -3544 -3180 -4211 -4492 -3960 -4102 -4134 -4244 -4560 -4429 -4343   -10561 -12663 -12481   -12473 -13332 -6.9   -40215 -49036 -21.9  
Exports 4157 3735 4400 3998 4518 4493 4420 4744 4628 4773 4270 3537   12292 13009 13793   12671 12579 -0.7   51814 51674 -0.3  
Imports 7994 7279 7580 8209 9011 8453 8523 8879 8872 9333 8699 7879   22853 25673 26273   25143 25911 3.1   92029 100710 9.4  
         
General Merchandise on a BOP basis -3932 -3693 -3321 -4263 -4598 -4028 -4203 -4224 -4321 -4668 -4469 -4441   -10945 -12889 -12748   -12641 -13577 -7.4   -41366 -50159 -21.3  
         
General Merchandise Exports, fob 4062 3586 4260 3945 4412 4426 4320 4655 4551 4665 4231 3438   11908 12783 13526   12502 12334 -1.3   50663 50551 -0.2  
         
Of which: Re-exports 10 30 20 33 23 20 31 17 18 22 22 8   60 77 66   93 52 -44.2   240 254 5.8  
         
General Merchandise Imports, fob 7994 7279 7580 8209 9011 8453 8523 8879 8872 9333 8699 7879   22853 25673 26273   25143 25911 3.1   92029 100710 9.4  
         
Net exports of goods under merchanting 52 54 43 46 42 33 35 35 33 47 31 39   149 121 103   110 116 5.9   461 489 6.2  
Goods acquired under         
merchanting (negative credits) 5 3 7 7 10 4 11 12 12 7 15 20   15 20 36   19 42 118.8   109 113 3.8  
Goods sold under merchanting 57 57 50 53 52 37 46 47 45 54 46 58   164 142 138   129 158 22.7   570 603 5.7  
         
Nonmonetary Gold 43 95 98 7 64 34 66 55 44 61 9 60   235 105 164   59 129 119.1   690 633 -8.2  
Exports 43 95 98 7 64 34 66 55 44 61 9 60   235 105 164   59 129 119.1   690 633 -8.2  
Imports 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
                                                       
Details may not add up to total due to rounding.  
p Preliminary  
r Revised to reflect data updates from official data sources and post-audit adjustments  
-- Infinite growth rate