Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)
|Definition of Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad: This entry gives the cumulative US |
dollar value of all investments in foreign countries made directly by residents - primarily companies - of the home country, as of the end of the time period indicated. Direct investment excludes investment through purchase of shares.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2011