Table F.—U.S. Holdings of Foreign Stocks by Major Area at Yearend

[Billions of dollars]

1994 1995 1996
Total holdings 586.6 699.1 875.5
Western Europe 288.2 362.0 469.5
Of which: United Kingdom 108.8 137.6 185.4
France 26.7 31.3 42.8
Germany 27.3 31.7 40.4
Netherlands 41.8 52.9 64.8
Spain 13.0 17.7 22.8
Sweden 15.6 23.6 34.2
Switzerland 20.7 30.4 33.9
Canada 40.6 46.9 66.5
Japan 108.1 128.5 126.4
Latin America 37.9 32.0 40.7
Of which: Mexico 23.7 18.8 22.0
Other countries 111.8 129.7 172.4
Of which: Australia 19.3 21.8 26.1
Hong Kong 18.6 24.3 37.3