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
World Fuel Cells Market
TheSacramento Bee - 9/10/2014 5:45:24 PM
MARKET ENVIRONMENT 4 General 4 World Economic Overview 5 Recent Historical Trends 7 World Economic Outlook 9 Personal Income & Expenditure Trends 12 World Population Outlook 14 Gross Fixed Investment ... Fuel Cell Demand by Country, 2022 169 SECTION ...
World Activated Carbon Market, Freedonia
The Street - 9/10/2014 12:34:36 AM
9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: World Activated Carbon Market ... II -- MARKET ENVIRONMENT 1 World Gross Domestic Product by Region 10 2 World Gross Fixed Investment by Region 12 3 World Population by ...
Countries with the most gross fixed investment
Mongabay - 1/24/2010 11:57:35 PM
This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories ... which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes investment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped ...
“Spain would be one of the top destinations of a European investment agenda”
The Corner - 9/12/2014 7:13:06 AM
And the third pillar of this European investment-oriented agenda could be a new European Fund, limited in time, and which would refinance itself with guarantees of the Member States. Thus, both the supply and demand for credit in these countries would improve.
India, China to be largest investors in 2030: World Bank
Rediff India Abroad - 6/4/2013 7:13:23 AM
China and India will be the largest investors among developing countries in 2030, accounting for 38 per cent of the global gross investment, says a World Bank report released on Monday. The two countries will also account for almost half the global ...
Tourism spearheads South America’s growth
Hotel News Now - 9/16/2014 1:49:13 PM
QUITO, Ecuador—Tourism stands to be a key driver of the economic vitality of South America, but it is no panacea, according to speakers during the first day of the South American Hotel Investment ... of any country as a percentage of gross domestic ...
The worst economies in the world
USA Today - 9/14/2014 5:59:09 AM
A country's competitiveness and economic development is highly correlated with its gross ... investment or functioning well." Most have experienced a major regime change in the past two decades. To identify the most and least competitive economies in the ...
Study urges 15-year plan for low-carbon growth
Channel News Asia - 9/16/2014 3:50:55 PM
The study estimated that the world will see US$90 trillion in new infrastructure investment over the next 15 years ... China suffered costs equivalent to more than 10 per cent of its gross domestic product. Governments around the world have faced ...
Countries are facing a global job crisis: World Bank
Firstpost - 9/9/2014 5:00:39 AM
Sydney: The world is facing a global jobs crisis that is hurting the ... "And equally disturbingly, we're also seeing wage and income inequality widening within many G20 countries, although progress has been made in a few emerging economies, like Brazil ...
Turkey and World Bank Group Reinforce Cooperation on Improving Islamic Finance and the Country’s Investment Climate
The World Bank - 10/30/2013 6:58:20 PM
Turkey joined the World Bank in 1947. Today, the Bank’s portfolio is concentrated and strategically focused, with 11 investment projects and US ... Turkey is MIGA’s 8th largest country by gross exposure, representing about 4.2 percent of MIGA’s ...
Countries Overloaded With Debt
CNBC - 10/27/2009 11:55:45 PM
Out of the world's 75 largest economies, the United States has the 20th largest as debt-to-GDP ratio, standing at 94.3%, with a gross external ... places where marginal investment is high, you should see net lending from rich countries to poor countries ...
India became third largest economy in 2011: World Bank
The Hindu - 4/30/2014 6:50:04 PM
In a matter of six years, India emerged as the world’s third-largest economy in 2011 from being the tenth ... China now has the largest share of the world’s expenditure for investment (gross fixed capital formation) followed by the US at 13 per cent.
The US Spends Pathetically Little On Infrastructure Compared To The Rest Of The Civilized World
The Business Insider - 8/20/2013 5:37:53 PM
"Even Eurozone countries like Spain, Italy, and France have higher levels of spending, as does Japan at 21.2% of GDP is spending." Lee's definition of fixed investment comes from the CIA which "records total business spending on fixed assets, such as ...
The World's 5 Most Workaholic Countries
The Motley Fool - 1/25/2014 12:28:49 PM
So which are the most workaholic countries ... populous in the world. Roughly half of South Koreans claim no religion, while about a quarter each are Buddhist or Christian. South Korea's population is around 50 million, and its gross domestic product ...
STATS: China's fixed investment in mining is putting the rest of the world to shame
Mining - 1/18/2013 7:07:03 PM
According to the National Bureau of Statistics of China the country ... fixed-asset investment in the mining industry reached $211 billion (CNY 1,312.9 billion) in 2012, an increase of 11.8% over 2011. Fixed-asset investment in coal mining – China is the ...