Definition: This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories, machinery, equipment, dwellings, and inventories of raw materials, which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes invesment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped capital.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Investment (gross fixed) map
India, China to be biggest investors by 2030: World Bank
Zee News Limited - 5/17/2013 2:37:04 PM
accounting for 38 percent of the global gross investment and almost half of all the world manufacturing investment, says the World Bank. "In the gradual convergence scenario, in 2030, China will save far more than any other developing country – USD 9 ...
Developing nation’s share of global investment to rise by 2030
Vibe Ghana - 5/20/2013 3:49:16 AM
Seventeen years from now, half the global stock of capital, totalling $158 trillion will reside in the developing world, compared ... with the two countries accounting for 38 per cent of the global gross investment in 2030.
Developing countries to dominate global saving and investment, but the poor will not necessarily share the benefits, says report
The World Bank Group - 5/15/2013 11:57:47 PM
By 2020, less than 7 years from now, growth in world’s working ... have the potential not only to boost national saving but, more importantly, to break poverty traps perpetuated by low saving by poor households. The Middle East and North Africa has ...
Gross Says Bond Bull Market Probably Ended April 29
Bloomberg - 5/10/2013 2:02:25 PM
Pacific Investment Management Co.’s Bill Gross, manager of the world’s biggest fixed-income fund, said the 30-year bull market for bonds has probably ended as yields reached a low and prices peaked. “You need to look at an amalgamation of ...
China, India to be largest investors among developing nations by 2030: World Bank
Financial Express - 5/17/2013 9:17:56 PM
India and China are expected to be the largest investors among developing countries by 2030, with the two Asian giants accounting for 38% of global gross investment, a World Bank report said on Friday. "Among the developing countries, China and India are ...
Developing World’s Share of Global Investment to Triple by 2030, Says New World Bank Report
The World Bank Group - 5/16/2013 10:30:42 PM
WASHINGTON, May 16, 2013 – Seventeen years from now, half the global stock of capital, totaling $158 trillion (in 2010 dollars), will reside in the developing world, compared to less than one-third today, with countries in East Asia and Latin America ...
Developing Countries’ Share Of Global Investment To Rise By 2030- World Bank Report
Ghana Government Portal - 5/21/2013 11:04:44 AM
Seventeen years from now, half the global stock of capital, totaling $158 trillion (in 2010 dollars), will reside in the developing world ... with the two countries together accounting for 30 percent of the global gross investment in 2030.
Developing world to dominate investment
AJE Al Jazeera English - 5/18/2013 12:12:43 PM
Further, World Bank analysts foresee a massive escalation of global investment ... that North African countries alone lost nearly a half-trillion dollars over the past four decades, almost the equivalent of their combined gross domestic product for 2010.
Developing World to Dominate Global Investment by 2030
ipsnews.net - 5/17/2013 12:39:33 AM
According to new scenarios released Thursday by the World Bank, developing countries could control some 158 trillion dollars (at 2010 rates) by 2030, particularly in East Asia and Latin America. By that time, the developing world could account for 87 to 93 ...
Peru’s GDP Grows at Slowest in Three Years as Investment Eases
Businessweek - 5/24/2013 12:52:43 AM
Peru’s economy expanded at the slowest pace in more than three years in the first quarter as investment growth eased and exports fell. Gross domestic product rose 4.8 percent from the same period a year earlier, the government’s statistics ...
China, India to be largest investors among developing nations
Zee News Limited - 5/17/2013 5:11:34 AM
Washington: India and China are expected to be the largest investors among developing countries by 2030, with the two Asian giants accounting for 38 percent of global gross investment, a World Bank report said on Friday. "Among the developing countries ...
Developing world to dominate global investments by 2030
Engineering News - 5/16/2013 10:52:10 PM
In less than 20 years from now, emerging economies would have the most “economic weight” as they came to dominate global investments, a World Bank Global ... for 38% of the global gross investment by 2030 – while developing countries’ combined ...
World Bank Group : Developing World’s Share of Global Investment to Triple by 2030, Says New World Bank Report
4-traders - 5/17/2013 5:04:24 AM
Developing countries' share in global investment is projected to triple by 2030 to three-fifths, from one-fifth in 2000, says the report, titled 'Capital for the Future: Saving and Investment in an Interdependent World'. With world population set to rise ...
Bill Gross, Bond Rally’s End Not Likely to Be Reminiscent of 1994
Live Trading News - 5/20/2013 12:31:49 PM
Pacific Investment Management ... The manager of the world’s biggest bond fund said last week that the Bull Market for bonds probably ended at the end of April as yields reached a low and prices peaked. Mr. Gross, who was named fixed-income manager ...
China, India, Brazil could dominate global investment by 2030
Catholic Online - 5/20/2013 2:23:22 AM
One report last year estimated that North African countries alone lost nearly a half-trillion dollars over the past four decades, almost the equivalent of their combined gross ... history. World Bank analysts say that while international investment from ...