Bangladesh - Foreign direct investment

Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$) in Bangladesh was $172,861,800 as of 2014. Over the past 24 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $546,876,800 in 2013 and $59,964 in 1999.

Definition: Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.

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Year Value
1990 $500,000
1991 $400,000
1992 $100,000
1993 $200,000
1994 $200,000
1995 $1,700,000
1996 $12,500,000
1997 $3,065,619
1998 $3,002,161
1999 $59,964
2000 $2,000,000
2001 $20,600,000
2002 $2,642,487
2003 $2,777,818
2004 $4,068,823
2005 $1,974,048
2006 $3,594,820
2007 $134,263,500
2008 $190,660,700
2009 $180,829,200
2010 $66,442,080
2011 $297,434,400
2012 $289,058,900
2013 $546,876,800
2014 $172,861,800

Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)

Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP) in Bangladesh was 0.100 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 0.365 in 2013, while its lowest value was 0.000 in 1999.

Definition: Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world, and is divided by GDP.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.

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Year Value
1990 0.002
1991 0.001
1992 0.000
1993 0.001
1994 0.001
1995 0.004
1996 0.027
1997 0.006
1998 0.006
1999 0.000
2000 0.004
2001 0.038
2002 0.005
2003 0.005
2004 0.006
2005 0.003
2006 0.005
2007 0.169
2008 0.208
2009 0.176
2010 0.058
2011 0.231
2012 0.217
2013 0.365
2014 0.100

Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$) in Bangladesh was ($2,324,074,000) as of 2014. Over the past 31 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $553,269 in 1984 and ($2,324,074,000) in 2014.

Definition: Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows total net FDI. In BPM6, financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities. Net FDI outflows are assets and net FDI inflows are liabilities. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.

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Year Value
1983 ($403,979)
1984 $553,269
1986 ($2,436,499)
1987 ($3,205,087)
1988 ($1,838,243)
1989 ($247,908)
1990 ($3,238,781)
1991 ($1,390,444)
1992 ($3,721,854)
1993 ($14,049,890)
1994 ($11,147,790)
1995 ($1,896,372)
1996 ($13,529,830)
1997 ($136,310,500)
1998 ($187,057,200)
1999 ($179,603,000)
2000 ($280,384,600)
2001 ($78,527,040)
2002 ($49,662,440)
2003 ($265,507,400)
2004 ($444,836,600)
2005 ($758,530,200)
2006 ($452,928,400)
2007 ($516,766,200)
2008 ($1,137,762,000)
2009 ($720,457,300)
2010 ($1,165,816,000)
2011 ($967,290,800)
2012 ($1,295,345,000)
2013 ($1,358,926,000)
2014 ($2,324,074,000)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$) in Bangladesh was $2,496,936,000 as of 2014. Over the past 42 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $2,496,936,000 in 2014 and ($8,010,000) in 1979.

Definition: Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in the reporting economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.

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Year Value
1972 $90,000
1973 $2,340,000
1974 $2,200,000
1975 $1,543,333
1976 $5,420,000
1977 $6,980,000
1978 $7,700,000
1979 ($8,010,000)
1980 $8,510,000
1981 $5,360,000
1982 $6,960,000
1983 $403,979
1984 ($553,269)
1985 ($6,660,000)
1986 $2,436,499
1987 $3,205,087
1988 $1,838,243
1989 $247,908
1990 $3,238,781
1991 $1,390,444
1992 $3,721,854
1993 $14,049,890
1994 $11,147,790
1995 $1,896,372
1996 $13,529,830
1997 $139,376,200
1998 $190,059,400
1999 $179,663,000
2000 $280,384,600
2001 $78,527,040
2002 $52,339,470
2003 $268,285,200
2004 $448,905,400
2005 $760,504,300
2006 $456,523,200
2007 $651,029,800
2008 $1,328,423,000
2009 $901,286,600
2010 $1,232,258,000
2011 $1,264,725,000
2012 $1,584,403,000
2013 $1,905,803,000
2014 $2,496,936,000

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP) in Bangladesh was 1.44 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 1.45 in 2008, while its lowest value was -0.05 in 1979.

Definition: Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows net inflows (new investment inflows less disinvestment) in the reporting economy from foreign investors, and is divided by GDP.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and Balance of Payments databases, World Bank, International Debt Statistics, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

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Year Value
1972 0.00
1973 0.03
1974 0.02
1975 0.01
1976 0.05
1977 0.07
1978 0.06
1979 -0.05
1980 0.05
1981 0.03
1982 0.04
1983 0.00
1984 0.00
1985 -0.03
1986 0.01
1987 0.01
1988 0.01
1989 0.00
1990 0.01
1991 0.00
1992 0.01
1993 0.04
1994 0.03
1995 0.00
1996 0.03
1997 0.29
1998 0.38
1999 0.35
2000 0.53
2001 0.15
2002 0.10
2003 0.45
2004 0.69
2005 1.10
2006 0.64
2007 0.82
2008 1.45
2009 0.88
2010 1.07
2011 0.98
2012 1.19
2013 1.27
2014 1.44

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments