An error occured. Details Hide
You have unsaved pages. Restore Cancel

Inward

Macro Region Foreign Direct Investment
Africa 45,902.17 Million dollars in 2018 UNCTAD
Asia 511,706.72 Million dollars in 2018 UNCTAD
Central America and the Caribbean 57 timeseries
Europe 171,877.58 Million dollars in 2018 UNCTAD
Middle East 48 timeseries
North America 303.88B current US$ in 2018 WB + 1 other
Oceania 1,713.41 Million dollars in 2018 UNCTAD
South America 100,854.53 Million dollars in 2018 UNCTAD
Southeast Asia 40 timeseries
Country Foreign Direct Investment (current US$ in 2018)

The United States of America is the top country by foreign direct investment in inward in the world. As of 2018, foreign direct investment in inward in the United States of America was 258,390 million current US$ that accounts for 23.61 % of the world's foreign direct investment in inward. The top 5 countries (others are China, Germany, Brazil, and Hong Kong) account for 67.79 % of it. The world's total foreign direct investment in inward was estimated at 1,094,524 million current US$ in 2018.

The description is composed by our digital data assistant.
United States of America 258.39B WB + 1 other
China 203.49B WB + 1 other
Germany 105.28B WB + 1 other
Brazil 88.32B WB + 1 other
Hong Kong 86.46B WB + 1 other
Singapore 82.04B WB + 1 other
Ireland 64.54B WB + 1 other
Australia 60.95B WB + 1 other
France 59.85B WB + 1 other
United Kingdom 58.65B WB + 1 other
Canada 45.42B WB + 1 other
Spain 44.67B WB + 1 other
India 42.12B WB + 1 other
Mexico 36.87B WB + 1 other
Italy 30.9B WB + 1 other
Japan 25.88B WB + 1 other
Israel 20.79B WB + 1 other
Indonesia 20.01B WB + 1 other
Viet Nam 15.5B WB + 1 other
Republic of Korea 14.48B WB + 1 other
Thailand 13.25B WB + 1 other
Turkey 13.04B WB + 1 other
Poland 12.03B WB + 1 other
Argentina 11.87B WB + 1 other
Colombia 11.35B WB + 1 other
Austria 11.25B WB + 1 other
United Arab Emirates 10.39B WB + 1 other
Philippines 9.8B WB + 1 other
Russian Federation 8.78B WB + 1 other
Malaysia 8.57B WB + 1 other
Czech Republic 8.49B WB + 1 other
Romania 6.88B WB + 1 other
Egypt 6.8B WB + 1 other
Panama 6.58B WB + 1 other
Peru 6.49B WB + 1 other
Oman 6.34B WB + 1 other
Chile 6.08B WB + 1 other
South Africa 5.47B WB + 1 other
Denmark 5.39B WB + 1 other
Portugal 4.86B WB + 1 other
Malta 4.81B WB + 1 other
Sweden 4.63B WB + 1 other
Congo 4.31B WB + 1 other
Greece 4.31B WB + 1 other
Saudi Arabia 4.25B WB + 1 other
Serbia 4.11B WB + 1 other
Morocco 3.63B WB + 1 other
Iran 3.48B WB + 1 other
Ethiopia 3.31B WB + 1 other
Cambodia 3.1B WB + 1 other
Ghana 2.99B WB + 1 other
Bangladesh 2.94B WB + 1 other
Lebanon 2.88B WB + 1 other
Costa Rica 2.76B WB + 1 other
Dominican Republic 2.74B WB + 1 other
Uruguay 2.7B WB + 1 other
Mozambique 2.68B WB + 1 other
Bulgaria 2.58B WB + 1 other
Slovakia 2.55B WB + 1 other
Ukraine 2.48B WB + 1 other
Pakistan 2.35B WB + 1 other
Nigeria 2B WB + 1 other
Turkmenistan 1.99B WB + 1 other
Mongolia 1.95B WB + 1 other
Kenya 1.63B WB + 1 other
Sri Lanka 1.61B WB + 1 other
New Zealand 1.61B WB + 1 other
Slovenia 1.52B WB + 1 other
Bahrain 1.52B WB + 1 other
Algeria 1.51B WB + 1 other
Belarus 1.47B WB + 1 other
Ecuador 1.41B WB + 1 other
Azerbaijan 1.4B WB + 1 other
Honduras 1.36B WB + 1 other
Uganda 1.34B WB + 1 other
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 1.32B WB + 1 other
Myanmar 1.29B WB + 1 other
Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.28B WB + 1 other
Croatia 1.28B WB + 1 other
Albania 1.21B WB + 1 other
Estonia 1.19B WB + 1 other
Georgia 1.18B WB + 1 other
Sudan 1.14B WB + 1 other
Macau 1.11B WB + 1 other
United Republic of Tanzania 1.1B WB + 1 other
Guatemala 1.06B WB + 1 other
Tunisia 988,942,901.04 WB + 1 other
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 956,000,000 WB + 1 other
Jordan 949,859,154.93 WB + 1 other
Bahamas 942,800,000 WB + 1 other
Côte d'Ivoire 912,856,300.82 WB + 1 other
Lithuania 867,618,645.01 WB + 1 other
Gabon 845,752,960.63 WB + 1 other
Jamaica 774,620,603.11 WB + 1 other
Zimbabwe 744,637,199.18 WB + 1 other
Cameroon 701,744,000 WB + 1 other
North Macedonia 674,503,971.14 WB + 1 other
Chad 662,206,573.43 WB + 1 other
Senegal 629,312,447.98 WB + 1 other
Uzbekistan 624,293,457.58 WB + 1 other
Madagascar 612,036,371.42 WB + 1 other
Sierra Leone 599,000,000 WB + 1 other
Maldives 551,833,191.99 WB + 1 other
Brunei Darussalam 511,497,137.75 WB + 1 other
Paraguay 505,035,913.69 WB + 1 other
Guyana 494,797,737.81 WB + 1 other
Montenegro 485,645,717.54 WB + 1 other
Bosnia and Herzegovina 485,496,698.68 WB + 1 other
Burkina Faso 480,001,741.86 WB + 1 other
Niger 460,141,644.13 WB + 1 other
El Salvador 426,819,833.29 WB + 1 other
Latvia 423,271,481.83 WB + 1 other
Somalia 409,000,000 WB + 1 other
Zambia 408,438,491.7 WB + 1 other
Equatorial Guinea 395,884,364.55 WB + 1 other
Mauritius 371,518,185.92 WB + 1 other
Mali 365,917,191.05 WB + 1 other
Nicaragua 359,200,000 WB + 1 other
Guinea 352,760,000 WB + 1 other
Fiji 341,230,779.11 WB + 1 other
Papua New Guinea 335,186,822.97 WB + 1 other
Rwanda 305,520,733.84 WB + 1 other
Djibouti 265,000,000 WB + 1 other
Palestine 262,509,658.4 WB + 1 other
Bolivia 255,082,885.98 WB + 1 other
Armenia 254,146,163.56 WB + 1 other
Republic of Moldova 231,960,000 WB + 1 other
Botswana 228,718,290.83 WB + 1 other
Tajikistan 220,862,232.34 WB + 1 other
Kazakhstan 208,064,584.56 WB + 1 other
Benin 207,510,855 WB + 1 other
Suriname 202,003,343.58 WB + 1 other
Barbados 195,096,000 WB + 1 other
Namibia 175,382,480.39 WB + 1 other
Nepal 160,771,138.34 WB + 1 other
Afghanistan 139,200,000 WB + 1 other
Saint Lucia 135,135,555.56 WB + 1 other
Grenada 126,990,740.74 WB + 1 other
Liberia 122,200,000 WB + 1 other
Belize 119,541,646.95 WB + 1 other
Antigua and Barbuda 116,493,703.7 WB + 1 other
Haiti 105,000,000 WB + 1 other
Togo 101,981,197.49 WB + 1 other
Cabo Verde 101,979,217.88 WB + 1 other
Malawi 101,614,932.07 WB + 1 other
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 100,469,629.63 WB + 1 other
Saint Kitts and Nevis 84,843,000 WB + 1 other
Mauritania 70,755,026.53 WB + 1 other
Eritrea 61,015,000 WB + 1 other
South Sudan 60,140,000 WB + 1 other
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 51,973,000 WB + 1 other
Timor-Leste 47,926,000 WB + 1 other
Kyrgyzstan 46,599,800 WB + 1 other
Seychelles 43,933,526.57 WB + 1 other
Lesotho 39,585,272.99 WB + 1 other
Vanuatu 38,000,000 WB + 1 other
Sao Tome and Principe 30,822,231.28 WB + 1 other
Gambia 29,146,666.67 WB + 1 other
Eswatini 25,417,588.37 WB + 1 other
Palau 21,500,000 WB + 1 other
Central African Republic 17,994,743.84 WB + 1 other
Guinea Bissau 17,339,629.73 WB + 1 other
Samoa 16,722,194.74 WB + 1 other
Tonga 15,047,474.48 WB + 1 other
Solomon Islands 12,057,230.76 WB + 1 other
Comoros 7,886,496.45 WB + 1 other
Bhutan 2,649,712.66 WB + 1 other
Burundi 983,747.12 WB + 1 other
Kiribati 591,000 WB + 1 other
Tuvalu 298,862.08 WB + 1 other
Libya 0 WB + 1 other
Nauru 0 in 2016 WB
Marshall Islands -1,065,000 WB + 1 other
Kuwait -21,377,568.82 WB + 1 other
Dominica -37,178,148.15 WB + 1 other
Trinidad and Tobago -180,147,080.66 WB + 1 other
Yemen -282,098,333.33 WB + 1 other
Cyprus -332,970,121.34 WB + 1 other
Iceland -469,048,746.74 WB + 1 other
Qatar -2.19B WB + 1 other
Finland -4.88B WB + 1 other
Iraq -4.89B WB + 1 other
Luxembourg -5.62B WB + 1 other
Angola -5.73B WB + 1 other
Norway -19.06B WB + 1 other
Belgium -64.05B WB + 1 other
Switzerland -67.68B WB + 1 other
Hungary -72.82B WB + 1 other
Liechtenstein -87.21B WB
Netherlands -239.27B WB + 1 other
Micronesia (Federated States of) 0 Million dollars UNCTAD + 1 other
Syrian Arab Republic 0 Million dollars UNCTAD + 1 other
Taiwan Province of China 6,998 Million dollars UNCTAD

Our Privacy Statement & Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies to improve your online experience. They were placed on your computer when you launched this website. You can change your personal cookie settings through your internet browser settings.

Privacy Policy