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BEA News - June 30, 2014: U.S. International Investment Position, 1st quarter 2014, year 2013, and annual revisions.

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has issued the following news release today:   The U.S. net international investment position at the end of the first quarter of 2014 was -$5,539.3 billion (preliminary) as the value of U.S. liabilities exceeded the value of U.S. assets (table 1). At the end of the fourth quarter of 2013, the net position was -$5,383.0 billion (revised). The $156.3 billion decrease in the net position reflected a $108.3 billion decrease in the value of U.S. assets and a $48.0 billion increase in the value of U.S. liabilities. The full text of the release on BEA's Web site can be found at international/intinv/ intinvnewsrelease.htm .