External debt in Colombia reached 52.6% of GDP as of September

According to Banco de la República, as of September 2020 “the country’s public and private external debt totaled $ 147,373 million, 8.25% more than that registered in the same month last year when it totaled $ 136,141 million. As a percentage of the Gross Domestic Product, as of September of this year the country’s external debt stood at 52.6%, above the 42.1% registered in the same month of 2019. Lastly, it reported that as of September of this year, the public external debt totaled $ 82,706 million, while the private debt totaled $ 64,666 million.

Source: La República