U.S. International Investment Position, 1st Quarter 2024 and Annual Update

End of 1st quarter 2024
-$21.28 trillion
End of 4th quarter 2023
-$19.85 trillion

The U.S. net international investment position, the difference between U.S. residents’ foreign financial assets and liabilities, was -$21.28 trillion at the end of the first quarter of 2024, according to statistics released today by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Assets totaled $35.78 trillion, and liabilities were $57.06 trillion. At the end of the fourth quarter of 2023, the net investment position was -$19.85 trillion (revised).

  • Current Release: June 26, 2024
  • Next Release: September 25, 2024
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What is the international investment position?

The accumulated value of U.S.-owned financial assets in other countries and U.S. liabilities to residents of other countries at the end of each quarter. The difference between assets and liabilities is the U.S. net international investment position. 

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