Guyana - Foreign direct investment

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

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$) in Guyana was ($269,560,000.00) as of 2010. Over the past 5 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between ($76,800,000.00) in 2005 and ($269,560,000.00) in 2010.

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, that is, net FDI in the reporting economy from foreign sources less net FDI by the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
2005 ($76,800,000.00)
2006 ($102,400,000.00)
2007 ($152,400,000.00)
2008 ($168,000,000.00)
2009 ($207,979,000.00)
2010 ($269,560,000.00)

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

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$) in Guyana was $165,333,300.00 as of 2011. Over the past 34 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $269,560,000.00 in 2010 and ($9,000,000.00) in 1986.

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. 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.

See also:

Year Value
1977 ($1,764,706.00)
1978 $4,020,000.00
1979 $588,235.30
1980 $588,235.30
1981 ($1,777,778.00)
1982 $4,433,334.00
1983 $4,733,334.00
1984 $4,489,020.00
1985 $1,810,974.00
1986 ($9,000,000.00)
1987 $4,350,000.00
1988 $2,100,000.00
1989 ($2,060,000.00)
1990 $7,900,000.00
1991 $12,340,000.00
1992 $146,610,000.00
1993 $69,540,000.00
1994 $106,690,000.00
1995 $74,420,000.00
1996 $59,000,000.00
1997 $52,000,000.00
1998 $44,000,000.00
1999 $46,000,000.00
2000 $67,100,000.00
2001 $56,000,000.00
2002 $43,600,000.00
2003 $26,100,000.00
2004 $30,000,000.00
2005 $76,800,000.00
2006 $102,400,000.00
2007 $152,400,000.00
2008 $168,000,000.00
2009 $207,979,000.00
2010 $269,560,000.00
2011 $165,333,300.00

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP) in Guyana was 6.42 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 34 years was 39.81 in 1992, while its lowest value was -1.78 in 1986.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1977 -0.39
1978 0.79
1979 0.11
1980 0.10
1981 -0.31
1982 0.92
1983 0.97
1984 1.03
1985 0.40
1986 -1.78
1987 1.23
1988 0.51
1989 -0.54
1990 1.99
1991 3.66
1992 39.81
1993 15.72
1994 19.73
1995 11.97
1996 8.36
1997 6.94
1998 6.13
1999 6.62
2000 9.42
2001 8.04
2002 6.03
2003 3.52
2004 3.82
2005 9.31
2006 7.02
2007 8.76
2008 8.74
2009 10.27
2010 11.93
2011 6.42

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments