In 2016, Crédito Externo's budget was of , which accounts for 1.11% of the year's total budget. It has increased at an annualized rate of 5.46% since 2008.
According to the economic classification, the main areas of spending were:Transf. a Inst. Prov. y Mun. para Financ. Gastos de Capital (, , 32%)Construcciones (, 20%) and Transferencias a Otras Entidades del Sector Público Nacional (, 10%).
According to the funding source classification, the main areas of spending were:Crédito Externo (, , 100%).